Ready to Get Started?


Or for more information, contact

Sheree Simpson


Visit the USC Upstate website

Master of Science in Nursing Education


The Mary Black School of Nursing, accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), is one of the Southeast’s highly regarded nursing institutions.  The Master of Science in Nursing Education program is for registered nurses who are graduates of an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.

Graduates of the Masters in Nursing Education concentration will have the opportunity to serve as academicians to educate current and future nurses. They will be prepared to teach in academic and clinical settings, including staff development. Registered nurses who meet the program’s admission requirements may complete the program in two calendar years of full-time study. Students selecting a part-time study may take three years to complete the program. All coursework is delivered online, with 375 clinical practicum hours completed in your own clinical settings.

Detailed information regarding the required coursework for this MSN concentration can be located here.

For admissions requirements for the MSN program, click here; Admissions requirements.

For more information regarding graduate programs at the Mary Black School of Nursing at USC Upstate, visit Graduate Nursing @ USC Upstate.