Discover your Masters in Nursing courses.
Ohio University’s online Master of Science in Nursing is designed to help you elevate your nursing skills and prepare you to take on greater responsibility in the health care industry. With its mixture of fully online coursework and hands-on clinical experience, including up to three on-campus intensives, our curriculum gives you the flexibility to study on your schedule and the opportunity to implement your expertise in the field.
We offer four concentrations, so you can customize your studies to match your desired career path:
- Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
- Family Nurse Practitioner
- Nurse Educator
- Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
You can earn your degree in as few as 24-27 months, depending on your concentration. Explore the full curriculum and course descriptions below.
Master of Science In Nursing - Core Courses
Adult-Gerontologic Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - Concentration
As an AG-ACNP, you have the opportunity to make a direct impact on the lives of adults with acute, chronic, and critical conditions. Whether in intensive care, trauma, emergency, oncology, or other areas, your patients will have complex conditions requiring a multifaceted approach. Our program helps you develop your diagnostic and decision-making skills to develop complex, evidence-based treatment plans to maximize a patient’s overall health and prevent complications. You will hone your skills through a series of clinicals in varied professional settings to best serve the varied needs of your patients and provide quality care.
Family Nurse Practitioner - Concentration
To become an FNP, you’ll need the widest possible range of advanced nursing knowledge to prepare to treat patients of all ages. We seek to empower future FNPs to cross divides, help reach underserved markets, and provide care for everyone, regardless of demographic. Our program is designed to help you to address medical issues and promote a healthy lifestyle for women, men, children, and senior citizens. Learn how the FNP fits in with a family unit and the broader health care industry, and practice your new skills through on-campus intensives and clinicals. As an FNP, you have the opportunity to make a direct, positive impact on every patient and family you treat.
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Concentration
The psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner concentration can prepare you to advocate for mental wellness among individuals, families, and communities. Learn to diagnose medical and psychiatric disorders, and develop patient treatment plans for long-term progress. Practice your advanced psychotherapeutic nursing skills through a series of clinicals in professional settings and gain the skills to provide life-changing, high-quality mental health care for patients of all ages.
Nurse Educator - Concentration
Nursing practice is always evolving. Nurse educators are needed to both prepare the nurses of tomorrow and support the nurses of today. NEs are found in schools of nursing, continuing education, staff development, patient education, and community health settings. In our program, you will develop advanced health assessment and patient care skills alongside innovative instructional and evaluation strategies to guide a variety of learners in various settings. Your clinicals include both direct patient care and instructional experience to prepare you to improve nursing practice in professional settings.
This 100% online MSN program is designed to meet the needs of practicing RNs like you: hard-working professionals with the drive to advance their expertise. Enroll in our online MSN program, where you can build the expertise – and the professional network – essential for lasting success in a high-growth field.Pre-Qualify Today!