Nursing students at commencements

Nursing - Clinical Systems Leadership

Master of Science

The UA College of Nursing offers a variety of programs at the graduate level, including this flexible online master’s program designed to fit into the busy schedules of working registered nurses.


Graduates of the online RN to MSN program will earn a generalist Master of Science in Nursing degree in Clinical Systems Leadership. There are two tracks available for this program: as an applicant with an existing Associate Degree in Nursing or as an applicant with an existing Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

As one of our nation's most respected premier nursing programs, the University of Arizona's online RN to MSN is an engaging and patient-centric curriculum uniquely designed for working nurses who want to remain active in their current roles while completing their master's degree. With our RN to MSN program, you receive a degree accredited by the College on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and a streamlined curriculum that can be completed in the same amount or less time than some traditional BSN programs. It includes coursework in evidence-based practice improvement, systems management, nurse leadership, health care technology, quality and safety, health promotion, and creating healing environments.

To learn more about this program, visit the Online RN to MSN website.

Career Level: Graduate
Degree: Master of Science
College: College of Nursing

Cost & Eligibility

Per Unit Cost: $680
*Residents of some U.S. States and Territories may not be eligible. Please see our Eligibility & State Authorization page for more information.