University of Central Missouri
College of Health and Human Services
Rural Family Nursing - MScRFN
Masters of Science in Rural Family Nursing
The Master of Science in Nursing online degree program is for baccalaureate degree nurses who seek advanced practice as a specialist. The University of Central Missouri, with over forty years of experience delivering quality nursing education, offers the M.S. in Nursing degree using state-of-the-art technology. In this 32 or 44 hour program, students may specialize in one of two tracks: family nurse practitioner or nurse educator.
There are many benefits for students who earn their degree in this field, and no matter what professional track students choose, they find flexibility at an affordable cost. Classes are student-centered and user friendly, and these small classes provide students with individual attention from the instructor. Earning a master's degree in this field provides students with the foundation for advanced practice, specialty practice, and advanced study at the doctoral level.
All graduate programs at UCM are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The Nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Facts & Figures
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 304.00
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA code 02454).
Locale: Fringe Rural Area
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999