The demand for qualified nurses has never been greater. The U.S. Department of Labor predicts 1 million new and replacement nurses will be needed by 2016 to fill the projected nursing shortage.* Gain the knowledge and skills you need to make an even bigger difference for your patients, your organization, and the future of healthcare with a master’s in nursing.
Walden’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program can help you learn how to educate the next generation of nurses, influence the quality of patient care, innovate healthcare practices through technology, and gain autonomy in your career.
Walden’s online MSN program offers a range of specializations in the most critical areas of nursing today, including the NEW Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Leadership and Management, Nursing Education, Nursing Informatics, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, and Family Nurse Practitioner.
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Walden’s online MSN program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Learn more about the benefits of an accredited program.
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment Outlook, 2006-16, Occupational employment projections to 2016, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/2007/11/art5full.pdf (viewed online August 26, 2013). National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.
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