Online RN-MSN

The Jacksonville University, Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences, Keigwin School of Nursing CCNE-accredited, online, RN to MSN program was designed for busy working nurses with active lives. 
The majority of the faculty who teach in the Online RN-MSN program also teach in our traditional classrooms and clinical settings. Many are doctorally prepared, and all have years of clinical practice experience. 
Highlights of the Online RN to MSN program:
  • 30 credits for your U.S. RN license
  • Six yearly sessions
  • Manageable 8-week courses
  • Study part- or full-time
  • No mandatory login times
  • Practice projects completed locally
  • Convenient for U.S. military nurses stationed worldwide
    • All active-duty service members, Reservist, Guardsmen, Veteran, spouses and dependents of disabled or deceased Veterans receive a 10% discount on online nursing undergraduate and graduate degree tuition.


Admission for the RN-MSN Online program is managed by our online provider Bisk. 
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NUR 352SI Professional Nursing (3)
NUR 354WI Evidence-Based Nursing (3)
NUR 355 Nursing Assessment for the Practicing Nurse (3)
NUR 452WI Nursing Leadership and Health Care Policy (3)
NUR 453 Community Focused Professional Nursing (4)
NUR 454 A Conceptual Approach to Pathophysiology for Nurses (3)
NUR 455 Advanced Acute Care Concepts (3)
NUR 510 Nursing Theory and Research I (3)
NUR 512 Organization, Delivery and Policy in Healthcare (3)
NUR 514 Nursing Leadership and Advanced Roles (3)
NUR 516 Information Systems and Technology for Improved Health Care (3)
NUR 520 Nursing Theory and Research II (3)
*NUR 551 Advanced Role Practicum (3) 
Additional curriculum for the Clinical Nurse Educator Specialization:
NUR 508 Advanced Pathophysiology for the Clinical Nurse Educator (3)
NUR 521 Pharmacology and Physical Assessment for the Clinical Nurse Educator (3)
NUR 525 Measuring Educational Outcomes in Nursing (3) 
NUR 526 Engaged Learning (3)
NUR 548 Curriculum Development in Nursing (3)
Additional curriculum for the Leadership in Healthcare Systems Specialization:
NUR 530 Financial Management of Nursing Systems (3)
NUR 531 Human Resource Management in Healthcare (3) 
NUR 532 Nursing Leadership and the Healthcare System (3)
NUR 533 Quality and Safety in Healthcare (3) 

Additional curriculum for the Informatics Specialization:
NUR 580 Healthcare Informatics as a Profession (3)
NUR 581 Law, Ethics and Public Issues in Healthcare Informatics (3)
NUR 582 Leadership in Informatics for Healthcare ​Organizations and Public Health Strategy (3)
NUR 583 Data Analytics and Impact on Patient Care (3)
* All courses must be completed prior to NUR 551
Total Nursing Credit Hours: 52 or 55
Core Credit Hours: 58
Credit Hours for RN License: 30
Total Credit Hours for RN-MSN Degree: 140 or 143


You Uphold the Highest Standards. Shouldn't Your Online Learning Solutions?
At Bisk, we live and breathe online education. For over 40 years we've been guided by a fundamental belief that learning is much more than a casual pursuit. It's a life-changing journey that never ends. We've built our reputation on developing successful online solutions in two key areas: Higher Education, and Executive Education and Training. 
Please read more at the Bisk website below.


Hilary Morgan, PhD, CNM 

Director, Graduate Nursing Programs


Caitlin Bright

Coordinator of Enrollment