Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

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Lead the pack with nursing leadership skills

The Master of Science in Nursing is a dynamic way for nursing professionals to gain upward mobility in the health care environment.

Florida Southern is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). This accreditation guarantees that the program meets rigorous quality indicators related to the curriculum including student success outcomes, evaluation, faculty qualifications, and more.

The Master of Science in Nursing program offers a contemporary and innovative curriculum that prepares the licensed registered nurse for advanced practice nursing roles. Students may choose one of three tracks:

Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)

Become a specialist in the growth of organized and coordinated health care services. This curriculum track prepares you to take the certification exam for Clinical Specialist in Medical-Surgical Nursing through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (ANP)

Gain the ability to practice autonomously, diagnose and treat patients, and direct primary or acute care.  This curriculum track prepares you for the certification examination as an Adult Health Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Nurse Educator (NE)

Combine your passion for teaching with top-notch clinical experience. This curriculum track prepares you for the Certified Nurse Educator examination offered through the National League of Nursing.

MSN students in each of these three curriculum tracks receive personalized attention from faculty who are accessible, full-time, and impressively credentialed. Courses and coursework are conveniently arranged around the working professional.

Why Choose FSC for Master of Science in Nursing

Student examing a patient

Expand your advanced nursing role. Learn what you need to know to grow in the profession.

Nursing students in a classroom.

Individualized attention from faculty and staff in on-campus classroom instruction.

Student working with nursing instructor

Courses are arranged conveniently one day a week for the working professional.

Student checking a heartbeat.

Get a head start on clinical hours required for certification exams from NLN, ANCC, and/or, AANP.

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MSN Program Cost for 2015-16**

Tuition per credit hour $540
8 credit hours $4,320
Technology Fee* $50

* Technology Fees for the School of Nursing: $25 for up to 4 credit hours, $50 for 5-8 credit hours, $100 for 9 or more credit hours

** Florida Southern College reserves the right to revise fee schedules.

The School of Nursing also offers a Post-Masters Certificate in Nursing.

Find out how to pursue the next level of education and leadership in nursing.