Master of Science in Nursing - RN to MSN

Ranked #17 nationally by the U.S. News and World Report, the Loewenberg College of Nursing’s online graduate nursing programs provide quality, convenient education at an affordable cost. The RN-MSN program offers online and campus courses on a full and part-time basis.

The RN-MSN program is available for registered nurses with an earned bachelor’s degree in a non-nursing discipline. The RN-MSN program is offered in four (4) concentrations: Family Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Education, and Executive Leadership. Students take four "bridge courses" prior to completing the concentration curriculum.

Admissions Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2.8 GPA (minimum)
  • RN license (active)
  • Please note: GRE is NOT required

Deadlines to apply

Entry Semester Application Opens Application Deadline
Fall September 15 February 15
Spring March 1 September 1

How to apply

SPRING 2020 ADMISSIONS: For students seeking admission to the Spring 2020 semester, please contact Leila Schroeder at or 901.678.5255.