Minnesota State University Moorhead’s online and on campus nursing programs are meeting the region’s high demand for nursing professionals. We offer an on campus/hybrid Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), an online Registered Nurse (RN) to BSN nursing degree and online graduate nursing degrees.
No matter where you’re at in your nursing preparation, we’ll help you progress to the next step in your nursing career. Self-identify where you’re education is at to learn more about the nursing program that meets your needs.
MSUM Nursing faculty are doctorally prepared, specialty credentialed, and experienced nurse educators. They are accessible and accommodating and will work with you to ensure you receive the best education possible to advance your nursing practice.
Nursing faculty are experienced with cutting-edge theories for nursing practice and continually incorporate teaching best practices.
For more than 40 years, MSUM has been educating future nurses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. MSUM is recognized as one of the most affordable, high-quality, and long-standing programs in the country, and often receives accolades as a best nursing program by Nursing Degrees.
A study abroad experience will elevate your personal and professional growth by experiencing different populations, environments and health systems, which is not something that can be learned from a book or a class.
MSUM’s BS in Nursing is designed as an 8-semester program. After completing prerequisite courses and upon acceptance into the nursing program nursing students will progress year round (Fall, Spring and Summer).
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and the master's degree in nursing program at Minnesota State University Moorhead are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The graduate major in nursing used guidelines from national and specialty organizations to develop a curriculum that prepares nurses for roles in nursing education and nursing administration/leadership of healthcare organizational systems.
Nursing Student Success Stories
Over winter break, around 300 participants took advantage of MSUM's first-ever winter term. Students were able to take an online course at an accelerated fashion to get ahead of their degrees and lighten their course load during the academic year.
Joan Justesen enjoyed a 43-year career in healthcare thanks to degrees (BSN ’83, MBA ’90) she earned at MSUM. Now she supports the next generation of nurses.
MSUM’s nursing program provides the most current and essential nursing education and practice. You will build your knowledge on emerging healthcare issues and trends, evidence-based and population-focused practices, leadership, and systems-thinking to impact quality and safety for your career in healthcare. Here is just a sample of nursing careers that are predicted to have job growth in the next 10 years.
What are some Common Nursing Related Careers?
|Career||Job Growth (2021-2031)||Median Pay|
|Long-term Care Leader||28%||$101,000|
|Community Health Worker||12%||$49,000|