Master's Degrees in Nursing
Become a Nurse Leader with an MSN or Specialized Degree
The Master of Science in Nursing programs at California University of Pennsylvania prepare nursing professionals for the advanced practice roles of administrators, leaders and educators. These 100% online graduate programs are designed for busy nurses who are looking to advance their careers without taking time away from their workplace responsibilities.
Cal U's 100% online MSN program in nursing administration and leadership addresses current practice and employment trends in nursing, building on theory and knowledge from bachelor-level nursing programs. Graduates of the MSN program gain a comprehensive understanding of nursing research and a foundation for doctoral study, while also completing a capstone project focused on actual workplace issues.
The online MSN in Nursing Education prepares graduates to teach nurses in a college or university, school of nursing, hospital or other healthcare organization. A preceptor-led practicum provides experience in designing curricula, teaching nurses effectively and evaluating results within the practice setting.
The MSN-MBA dual degree program at Cal U enables working nurse professionals to gain a broad perspective on the business issues of concern in medical settings. Offered 100% online, the innovative MSN-MBA dual degree program can be completed more quickly and affordably than earning the two degrees separately.
The specialized MBA in Nursing Administration and Leadership program at California University of Pennsylvania allows nurse professionals to develop the business knowledge required for a wide range of positions, such as chief nurse officer or healthcare administrator. This online MBA program for nurse leaders is the first of its kind in western Pennsylvania.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and master's degree program in nursing at California University of Pennsylvania are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).