Online Master of Science in Nursing | Concordia University

Online Master of Science in Nursing

Concordia University Irvine

Master of Science in Nursing

At a Glance
Units: 44
Average Completion Time: 15-20 Months
Cost Per Unit: $600
Total Cost of Program: $26,400
Nursing Scholarship: $6,000
All students are eligible when maintaining continuous enrollment
Accreditation: WASC, CCNE

The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree at Concordia University develops professional nurses into leaders and educators. Our program seeks to train competent, compassionate, and caring nursing professionals who uphold Christian values in their service to individuals, families, and communities.

Our MSN will prepare you for the next phase of your career – whether as a nursing leader in healthcare management or as an educator. The Nursing Leadership track focuses on the advancement of healthcare delivery in the clinical setting, while the Nursing Education track will equip you to teach undergraduate nursing students in a variety of specialty content and clinical practice areas and to become an advanced nurse educator in the hospital setting. The goal of the program is to equip you with a set of knowledge and skills that differentiates you in the field of healthcare and in your workplace.

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Preparing nursing leaders and educators.

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Delivery options.

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Fully online. Our program allows you to complete 100% of your coursework and earn your MSN fully online. We demonstrate our care for students in how we build and develop our online courses that are user-friendly and highly interactive.


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Blended delivery. If you prefer face-to-face learning in the classroom, we also offer a blended delivery option. In this hybrid format, you can take classes at our campus in Irvine, CA, during the first and last weeks of the 8-week terms, while still participating in online coursework for the remaining weeks.

Start dates.

Term Start Date
Fall August 20

Join us for our upcoming start date of August 20, 2018. Depending on your pace of study, you can complete the program in 15-20 months.

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Learning how to care.

Nursing students in the classroom

Learning How to Care.

Students in Concordia University's nursing program explain how the program taught them to blend science with care for patients, and created a rewarding experience.

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Prof. Linda Murphy, Nursing Faculty

Committed to caring.

Making a difference in caring for others is at the heart of our Christian mission and our nursing philosophy. You will learn from faculty who understand and are passionate about the emotional connection with the heart, mind, spirit, and practice of teaching nursing for future generations. Our faculty are experienced experts in their fields and dedicated to the Great Commission of Jesus Christ to share the Gospel and care for all of God’s people by promoting advanced nursing studies for leadership and education.

Tuition and fees.

You've worked hard as a nurse. Let us help you attain the next level of education. MSN students are eligible to receive the Excellence in Nursing Scholarship of $6,000 distributed over five terms (14 courses) when you maintain continuous enrollment in the program. For more information about this scholarship, please call us at (949) 214-3280.

2018-2019 tuition and fees are listed here for your convenience, but are subject to change without notice.

Tuition/Fee Summer '18 Fall '18/Spring '19
Application Fee (Non-Refundable) $50 $50
International Application Processing Fee $150 $150
Graduation Fee   Graduation Fee
Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) $600/Unit $600/Unit
Student Service Fee (MSN)   $25/year
Shadow Virtual Classroom   $100/year
Health Assessment Fee   $100/year

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