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Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Our week-long, faculty-led study abroad programs to international destinations like Italy, Iceland, and Brazil are a mainstay of the nursing curriculum. In May 2017, 22 graduate and undergraduate students join a 9-day study abroad program in Italy to study art, aesthetics, health care, culture and diversity.

Our program offers two ways to earn a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree:

Designed for part-time study accommodating various work schedules the curriculum may be completed in 18 months.

Our curriculum prepares nurses to assume advanced roles as educators in academic and service settings, as nurse leaders in administration, and population health experts in community and public health settings.

Mission and Philosophy of the Nursing Programs

Upcoming Events: Attend our next university-wide graduate open house.

View photos of our graduate program in nursing and video of the nursing students' study in Italy

Commission on Collegiate Nursing EducationAccreditation: The Nursing program in the College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions, RN to BSN and MSN, is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036-1120; telephone: 202.887.6971. It is also approved by the State of Connecticut Board of Governors for Higher Education.

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UHart's community outreach program 'Project Horizon' helped Daileann Hemmings become a better nurse. Through weekly volunteer experiences, Hemmings learned to think outside of the box and to become a different nurse for each patient. Read More