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Master of Science in Nursing

An Education That Speaks For Itself

The WSU Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) prepares innovative nurse experts who are capable of shaping and advancing the practice and profession of nursing. Our dynamic curriculum is designed to promote national guidelines and competencies that enable you to make significant contributions to education and health care environments. Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared for doctoral level education.

  • 65 years of educating nurses
  • Flexible degree programs to fit your busy schedule
  • Dedicated faculty and exceptional program
  • Intended for working professionals
  • WSU named top Utah institution for return on investment by PayScale 


Degree Programs

MSN Educator

Prepares you to design curriculum, develop evaluation strategies, implement innovative teaching strategies and educate students in both academic and clinical settings. Graduates function in a variety of academic and clinical settings.

Program Details

MSN Executive

Prepares you to design and establish professional practice environments, lead interdisciplinary care teams, establish best practice standards and establish systems and processes that focus on best care for patients. Graduates operate at the highest levels of health care organizations.

Program Details

MSN Nurse Practitioner

As an increasing key member of the health-care industry, nurse practitioners are in-demand. As a MSN-NP student, you will combine your clinical skills as a registered nurse with new expertise in diagnosing and treating health conditions, preventing disease and promoting and managing health.

Courses are offered partially online and partially in a clinical setting.

Program Details

Post-Master's Certification

If you hold a master’s degree in nursing, you may augment your existing nursing knowledge and advance your employment opportunities with this certification. All of our certificate courses are offered online.

  • Nursing Administration Graduate Certificate
  • Nursing Education Graduate Certificate

Program Details

Additional Information

Pre-admission Advising

Our enrollment director is available to guide and assist you with career planning

Robert Holt, MS
Enrollment Director - Graduate and Undergruate Programs 
Marriott Allied Health Building, Room 431

Student Resources

For questions and additional information, please contact:
Cheryl Hyatt


Out of State Tuition waivers may be available to some students.

Tuition: Visit for current tuition and fees

Students are responsible for costs incurred when enrolled in courses necessitating travel to community agencies.

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