Cedarville M.S.N. '13
—Nursing Professor and Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
Is it time for a bold step that will equip YOU for what's next?
Choosing Cedarville University's online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) or Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) is about equipping yourself for leadership while gaining practical skills and making Christian professional connections that will last a lifetime.
Your Cedarville DNP or MSN will prepare you to make the most of your gifts and experiences while affirming you were created to share those gifts with others through stewardship and service. And, right now a limited number of $3,000 scholarships are available! And, right now a limited number of $3,000 scholarships are available!
If God is calling you to take the next step in your career, choose a graduate nursing degree that is unlike any other. Choose Cedarville University.
Graduate Nursing Areas of Study:
- BSN to DNP Pathway (choose Leadership or a Nurse Practitioner track)
- MSN to DNP Pathway (choose Leadership or a Nurse Practitioner track)
- Family Nurse Practitioner
- Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
- Nursing Leadership in Healthcare Improvement
- Nurse Educator
Cedarville's DNP, MSN, and graduate certificates in nursing education and nursing leadership are open to Christian, BSN-prepared registered nurses (RN).
$3,000 Scholarship Offer
A limited number of $3,000 scholarships are now available to new graduate nursing students with financial need. Apply now to see if you qualify!
From Our Students:
Why Pursue a Graduate Nursing Degree at Cedarville?
Doctor of Nursing Practice
An online DNP from Cedarville University will prepare you as an exceptional Christian nurse practitioner or nurse leader who will make a Gospel impact through nursing. Choosing from two pathways - BSN to DNP or MSN to DNP - with two program tracks — Nurse Practitioner or Leadership — you will be equipped to lead and collaborate as part of a complex medical team to improve patient and population outcomes.
The Nurse Practitioner track will equip you to sit for the national licensing test to become a family or pediatric nurse practitioner and provide care and improve health outcomes for diverse populations.
The Leadership track will equip you to serve in executive leadership positions within hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation centers, nursing homes, and more.
Master of Science in Nursing
Choose from four focus areas to equip you for in-demand positions in a wide range of settings:
- The Family Nurse Practitioner area of focus will prepare you to provide primary care across the human lifespan.
- The Nurse Educator area of focus will prepare you to teach in healthcare or educational settings as a nurse educator, staff educator, clinical faculty, and continuing education providers.
- The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner area of focus will prepare you to provide primary care for individuals ages birth to 21.
- The Nursing Leadership in Healthcare Improvement area of focus will prepare you to effectively serve in nursing leadership as an administrator or manager.
Also offering an M.S.N.+M.B.A. dual degree program, which allows you to add a Master of Business Administration to your graduate nursing degree, equipping you for high-level administrative positions within hospitals, medical offices, and other care facilities.
Cedarville also offers a 12-credit hour Graduate Certificate in Public Health that will add a public health focus to your nursing degree.
Develop Your Gifts. Have a Greater Impact.
About Graduate Study at Cedarville:
When you pursue a graduate degree from Cedarville University, you are joining a community of more than 500 master's and doctoral-level students who are pursuing God's call on their life through advanced education in 30 business, ministry, and healthcare programs. Study online or in-person, and you will engage with faculty who are experts in their field and care deeply for you as a student. You will experience excellent education and a network of support and academic resources that are dedicated to your success. More than 300 Fortune 500 companies, top government agencies, and educational institutions recruit Cedarville graduates each year because of their career preparation, high-level integrity, and incredible work ethic. If you want to lead and serve with excellence wherever God calls you, adding a graduate degree from Cedarville is the right choice for your next professional step.
Home to a total student body of 5,456 graduate, undergraduate, and dual enrolled students, Cedarville is fulfilling its mission to transform students' lives through excellent education and intentional discipleship in submission to biblical authority.