Ohio University

CHSP School of Nursing
Nurse Leader

MSN Online Nurse Leader Program

OHIO's Nurse Leader master's program is an innovative program that prepares nurses to lead within a variety of healthcare settings and organizations. Students will learn best practices in nursing leadership, policy, informatics, administration and quality improvement. They will apply knowledge and practice leadership skills to drive change in today’s dynamic healthcare environment. 

Program Highlights:

Sample Course Schedule

Semester  Course Title Credit Hours
Fall 2020 NRSE 6801/7801: Leadership in Systems and Organizations for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
  NRSE 6808/7808: Informatics for Advanced Practice Nursing 2
Spring 2021 NRSE 6803/7803: Health Policy and Advocacy for Advanced Nursing Practice 2
  NRSE 6805/7805: Analysis of Evidence-Based Practice for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
Summer 2021 NRSE 6010: Theoretical Basis of Practice OR 
NRSE 7802: Interprofessional Theories for Advanced Nursing Practice
  NRSE 6804/7804: Principles of Business and Resource Management for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
Fall 2021 NRSE 6212: Project Planning and Evaluation for Advanced Practice Nursing (100 practicum hours) 3
  NRSE 6710: Nursing Administration 3
Summer 2022 NRSE 6829: Practicum for Nurse Leaders (300 practicum hours) 6
  NRSE 6935: Capstone Experience for Nurse Leaders 2


For more information about the Master's Nurse Leader program, call 740.593.4494 or email msn@ohio.edu.


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The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master's degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at Ohio University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education