Online MSN

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Personal Attention
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Take the Next Step in Your Nursing Career

The online Master of Science in Nursing program from the University of West Florida prepares registered nurses for career advancement and increased earning potential in educator, practitioner, management or leadership roles. The program features advanced coursework in core topics like health systems leadership, population health promotion and management, as well as more than 350 hours of practicum coursework to provide hands-on field training. You can also choose from three specializations to tailor your education to your specific career goals.

Program Options Include:

  • MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner
  • MSN – Nursing Education
  • MSN – Nurse Executive

Featuring the latest approaches and a faculty of nursing experts, the online MSN program prepares graduates for lasting career success. Because the program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, you can be confident you’re gaining the knowledge and experience you need to meet your goals and make a difference.

Advance your career and become a leader in the nursing field.

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Start Dates

First Spring Start

Start Date: January 09, 2023

Second Spring Start

Start Date: March 06, 2023

First Summer Start

Start Date: May 15, 2023

Why Should You Pursue Our MSN?

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Accelerated Format

The University of West Florida’s MSN program is delivered fully online and can be completed in two years.

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Personal Attention

Students in this program receive individualized attention from expert faculty with years of relevant experience.

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Hands-On Learning

This program features extensive practicum experience in the field, providing applicable workplace training.

MSN Careers

  • Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers

    These nursing professionals demonstrate and teach patient care approaches in classroom and clinical settings to nursing students.

    Median annual salary: $77,360

  • Medical and Health Services Manager

    Also known as healthcare executives or healthcare administrators, these professionals plan and coordinate the delivery of healthcare services.

    Job growth: 20 percent

    Median annual salary: $98,350

  • Nurse Administrator

    Nurse administrators are responsible for hiring nursing staff and ensuring that nurses are providing the best quality care.

    Median annual salary: $84,328.

  • Clinical Educator

    Clinical educators work with other instructors within the field to develop curricula that provides continuing education for other clinical or nursing staff.

    Median annual salary: $74, 394.

* Job growth (from 2016 through 2026) and median annual salary (as of 2017) figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Benefits of Online Learning

With our program’s convenient online format, you can easily fit your studies into your busy schedule while building a strong foundation in the skills you need to succeed in your career.

  • Learn from experienced faculty in a personalized environment
  • Grasp concepts through innovative, high-tech learning strategies
  • Have access to numerous resources

We Are Here For You

From enrollment through graduation, you’ll have support throughout your entire educational experience at the University of West Florida.

  • Enrollment Counselors

    Enrollment counselors will guide you through the admission process, helping you find the right program and answering all of your questions.

  • Transcript Team

    Our transcript team will review your transcripts if you’ve already earned credits at another higher education institution.

  • Advising Assistants

    Advising assistants will provide you with encouragement and assistance as you complete your studies.

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