Mount Mercy University’s competency-based Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) program optimizes real-time interactive learning and professional networking. You’ll learn from faculty members who have both academic and practical experience, and from your classmates. In addition to core classes, three areas of emphasis, and a range of electives, this non-thesis program includes a clinical practicum experience co-designed to support your professional goals.
Program Benefits —
to match your needs and accommodate your busy life
3 Areas of Emphasis —
to fulfill your professional interests and goals
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For master’s program nursing students seeking a career as a nursing faculty member. Students enrolled in Mount Mercy’s Master of Science in Nursing program earning a Nurse Education emphasis are eligible to receive a low interest loan, with up to 85 percent forgiven after four years of teaching at a post-secondary institution. Once admitted to the MSN program, students interested in NFLP funding should contact the MSN program director.
Approval and AccreditationMount Mercy University is approved by the Iowa Board of Nursing. The baccalaureate degree in nursing and the master's degree in nursing at Mount Mercy University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation).