School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership
The Minnesota State University Moorhead School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership (SNHL) prepares undergraduate and graduate students in nursing and/or healthcare administration for life-long learning, caring service, leadership, and global citizenship.
School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership faculty advisors work with you to create your individual program plan so you can progress at your own pace. Complete one, two or three courses per term, depending on your schedule. Courses are offered summer, fall and spring.
MSUM’s faculty are experienced with cutting-edge theories for adult education in the online learning environment and continually incorporate current online best practices. Courses are relevant and support real-world application for practicing RNs.
Internships and clinical-related courses include exciting and important experiential learning components to strengthen your knowledge as a future healthcare leader.
Our School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership faculty hold a student-centered, adult education philosophy for online learners. They have strong history in practice, are specialty credentialed, and know and appreciate the base from where you begin.
A study abroad experience will elevate your personal and professional growth by introducing you to new populations, environments and health systems which can not be learned from a book or a class.
Whether it's two undergraduate majors in four years or an undergrad and grad degree in five years, the School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership has options for you to open more job opportunities in the same amount of time as one degree.
The baccalaureate degree in nursing, health services administration and the master's degree in nursing programs at MSUM are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, MN Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators (BENHA) and North Dakota Long-Term Care Association. The Health Services Administration program is also a member of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA).
CSHE Student Research – Call for ProposalsThe College of Science, Health, and the Environment invites proposals for funding to support student research. For more information on application guidelines and how to apply, please review the attached PDF or reach out to the CSHE office directly. Application forms for both Fall Student Research Funding and Requests for Travel Support can be found at https://www.mnstate.edu/academics/colleges-schools/cshe/scholarships/, under “Student […]
MSUM adds new healthcare emphasis to its Ed.D. programMSUM is accepting Fall 2023 applications for its new healthcare emphasis in the Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership. This emphasis will give students more opportunities to advance in healthcare education and leadership in the community. The program emphasizes the importance of collaboration between disciplines such as healthcare administration, education and nursing. “Healthcare requires transformational leaders, and this type […]
Dr. Brandi Sillerud Speaks at Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety (MAPS) Virtual Patient Safety ConferenceOn November 17, 2022, Dr. Brandi Sillerud, Professor/MHA Coordinator from the School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership, presented to over 100 healthcare leaders from across Minnesota at the 2022 Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety (MAPS) Safety at the Crossroads: Back to the Heart of Patient Safety Virtual Conference. Her presentation entitled, “Creating Safety from the Chaos,” examined how change, chaos, […]
Dr. Brandi Sillerud Speaks at Minnesota Organization of Leaders in Nursing Fall Leadership ConferenceOn October 27, 2022, Dr. Brandi Sillerud, Professor/MHA Coordinator from the School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership, presented to over 250 nurses representing the majority of hospitals in Minnesota at the Minnesota Organization of Leaders in Nursing (MOLN) fall leadership conference at Breezy Point, Minnesota. Her presentation, entitled “Making Lemonade from Lemons: Leading through Chaos and Change,” examined how change, […]
Undecided Students: Consider LIAS MajorAre you an unsure of what you’d like to major in? Interested in a dynamic, growing field serving older people? Looking for a high job placement major filled with variety? Consider majoring in Leadership & Innovation in Aging Studies (LIAS). Consider this: By 2050, the world’s 60 and older population is expected to double, and the 80 and older population […]
MSUM's School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership has an interdisciplinary approach in programming. School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership students tackle real-world problems from a variety of viewpoints.