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Advance Your Nursing Degree While You Continue to Work Full Time

With the nursing industry moving to standardize the BSN for entry-level nursing practice, advancing your degree is crucial to the growth of your career. We know it can be a challenge and that’s why, with SAU's nursing programs, you don’t have to quit working to advance your degree.

Master of Science in Nursing - Paths for both BSN and ASN/ADN degree holders

Registered nurses with a BSN are prepared to enter our MSN program directly, and RNs with an ADN or ASN can apply for our RN-MSN bridge program. Stand out as a nurse leader by specializing your degree through one of our three distinct concentrations to meet your career goals:

MSN
Nurse Practitioner
(FNP & AGCNP)

MSN FNP

MSN
Education

MSN Edu

MSN/MBA
Dual Degree

MSN/MBA

Outlook:Diagnose illness & prescribe medication, much like physicians do.

Earning Potential:Median wage is $107,460* (60% higher than RNs)
*payscale.com

Format:Online + Clinical

Both BSN-MSN & ADN/ASN-MSN bridge paths available.

Outlook:Oversee patient care and prepare the next generation of nurses.

Earning Potential:Earn as much as $98,820* depending on additional experience in the field.
*nursejournal.org

Format:Online + Clinical

Both BSN-MSN & ADN/ASN-MSN bridge paths available.

Outlook:Prepares you to sit the AONE Certified Nurse Manager Exam and/or the ANCC Nurse Executive Certification Exam

Earning Potential:Median salaries for occupations such as CNO is over $124,000* per year.
*payscale.com

Format:Online + Clinical

Both BSN-MSN & ADN/ASN-MSN bridge paths available.

If you are still not sure if SAU is the right fit for you, you can fill out the form at the top to learn more. You will be able download a free program guide with details including tuition details, course descriptions, and admission requirements

Highly Ranked and Accredited Programs

 

Cultivating Trustworthy Nurses Through a Faith-Based Curriculum

Evidence suggests that Americans consider nurses to be among the most trustworthy of professionals, demanding both highly skilled and patient-centered nurse professionals. At SAU, our curriculum not only provides a deep knowledge of diagnostic practices but also cultivates the compassion inherent to Christian faith practices, so students learn to consider patients with a holistic approach that seeks to treat the whole being rather than an individual symptom. See for yourself how we combine academics and spirituality to help graduates lead with compassion, download your program guide today.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and master degree program in nursing at Spring Arbor University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

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