Combine Business and NursingDual MBA / MSN

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Why Choose Our Program?

This dual-degree program qualifies students to obtain both a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. This innovative, dual-degree program is designed for nurses interested in executive-level management careers and is conferred at the completion of both programs.

This program:

  • The Master's degree program in Nursing at Jacksonville University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Our MBA is an AACSB accredited dual-degree program.
  • Is taught by distinguished faculty with various expertise
  • Includes a curriculum of 42 credits in the Davis College of Business graduate program and 18 credits through the Keigwin School of Nursing MSN program for a total of 60 credits at graduation

Virtual Information Session

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with faculty and an admissions counselor to ask questions about our curriculum and admissions process.

Friday, December 10, 2021

5:00 p.m.

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About Our Program

MSN Program Requirements

  • NUR 510 - Nursing Theory & Research I
  • NUR 512 - Organization, Delivery, and Policy in Healthcare
  • NUR 514 - Nursing Leadership and Advanced Roles
  • NUR 516 - Information Systems & Technology for Improved Healthcare
  • NUR 520 - Nursing Research & Theory II
  • NUR 551 - Advanced Role Practicum

Business Foundation Course Prerequisites

These courses are required for candidates who do not have a bachelor's degree in business or who lack knowledge in the following disciplines:

  • ACCT 509 - Essentials/Fundamentals of Accounting
  • DSIM 509 - Essentials/Fundamentals of Quantitative Methods
  • ECON 509 - Essentials/Fundamentals of Economics
  • FIN 509 - Essentials/Fundamentals of Finance

MBA Requirements 

  • ACCT 522 - Accounting for Managerial Control
  • DSIM 535 - Quantitative Methods for Decision-Making
  • DSIM 577 - Managing Production and Service Operations
  • ECON 520 - Economics of High Performance
  • FIN 534 - Optimizing Financial Performance
  • INB 555 - Competing in the Global Economy
  • MGT 566 - The Legal & Ethical Environment of Business
  • MGT 610 - Strategic Human Resource Management
  • MKG 540 - Strategic Marketing in a Digital Economy
  • MGT 545 - Global Corporate Strategy and Policy

AdmissionsHow to Apply

  • Completed JU Application
  • Unofficial Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended with All Nursing Coursework & Nursing Degrees
    • A minimum 3.0 undergraduate nursing GPA on a 4.0 scale is required
    • Graduation from a CCNE, NLN or ACEN accredited BSN program
  • Resume/CV
  • Active U.S. Nursing License
  • Students with a GPA under 3.0 will be considered based on a holistic individual assessment that may require extra documentation. 

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Contact Information Nathan M. Bisk Center for Professional Studies

Phone: (904) 256-7000
Email: graduateadmissions@ju.edu

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