MSN - Nursing Management

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Drive effective, efficient patient outcomes as a healthcare administrator when you earn a Master of Nursing Science-Nursing Management (MSN-NM) degree from Herzing University. Understand the management of personnel, finances, facilities, technology and related aspects of 21st-century medical care, and positively impact healthcare on a broader scale.

Graduates of the Nursing Management concentration are prepared to handle a broad range of administration and management responsibilities. They can:

  • Supervise nurses at all levels in hospitals, nursing homes, or any other type of healthcare facility.
  • Work as health services managers, healthcare facility administrators, healthcare management, administrators, clinical managers, or health information managers.
  • Become case managers and consultants.

What career opportunities are available for nurse managers?

Employers such as hospitals, insurance companies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and managed care organizations need nurse managers for a wide range of positions. These include departmental and organizational administration, health planning and development, marketing, consulting, policy development, and quality assurance. Others work as college and university faculty or conduct research.

How long will the program take?

Candidates for the MSN-NM degree must complete 36 semester hours, 18 of which are in the NM concentration, including a three-hour onsite practicum. The program is typically completed in xx months.

What will I learn in the MSN-NM program?

The NM concentration includes courses on finance, leadership and resource management. PDF icon Download a complete Program Course Sheet for more details.

What can I do with an MSN-NM?

Graduating with a Herzing University MSN-NM is preparation for diverse supervisory and managerial roles:

  • ·Supervising nurses at all levels in hospitals, nursing homes and other healthcare facilities.
  • ·Working as health services managers, healthcare facility administrators, healthcare management, administrators, clinical managers, or health information managers.
  • ·Becoming case managers and consultants.

How do I gain entrance to the program?

A student must have a completed Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree prior to admission. Apply online, start a chat with an advisor or call 1-800-596-0724 to learn more about the Herzing University MSN-NM program.

What costs can I expect?

Tuition for the online MSN-NM program is $640 per credit hour. Grants, scholarships and loans could defray some of that cost, and some employers offer tuition reimbursement. Discuss your options with a financial aid advisor by calling 1-800-596-0724

How can I take The Next Step?

Apply online, chat with an advisor or call 1-800-596-0724 to learn more about the Herzing University MSN-NM program.


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Not all programs approved in all states.

Herzing University’s program is designed for nursing professionsals who are interested in advancing their careers. A student must have a completed bachelor of science in nursing degree prior to admissions. Please request more information for details.


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