Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Administration
King University now offers nurses a direct track toward career advancement through higher education with the addition of the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) to its online program catalogue. The fully online MSN prepares nurses for specialty roles in advanced nursing practice, leadership in the nursing profession and future doctoral study with curriculum designed around advanced theoretical knowledge, research and practice skills needed to function in complex patient care settings.
King University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The Nursing program is approved by the Tennessee Board of Nursing and is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. King University’s MSN is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Program Details: King University offers two areas of concentration to its MSN students: nurse education and nursing administration. Requirements vary according to concentration. The nurse education concentration is 39 credits while the nursing administration is 35 credits. All concentrations can typically be completed within four consecutive 15-week semesters. Students enrolled in the nursing administration concentration can also earn an MBA. This dual program is 63 credits.
The MSN is taught in the cohort model that allows students to move forward with the same group of peers in courses and class projects. This instructional model allows for broader interaction and peer support throughout the program.