Healthcare administration student, female who is also seeking business degree from Wilmington University
College of Health Professions & Natural Sciences

Master of Science in Nursing Leadership + MBA or M.S. in Management in Health Care

Earn a Dual Master's Degree in Nursing and Business: MSN/MBA or MSN/M.S. in Management

Designed for nurses seeking expanded leadership roles, this affordable master's degree in nursing and graduate business degree program offers two options: An MSN with a Master of Business Administration (Health Care Administration concentration) or an MSN with a Master of Science in Management (Health Care Administration concentration).

CCNE-Accredited MSN Degree Program Aligns to Your Career Goals

Choose the MSN program of study best aligned with your goals. Each degree features a core of master’s level nursing courses that prepare you for advanced practice. The MSN/MBA program has a more quantitative approach, incorporating finance, economics and legal aspects into the curriculum. The MSN/M.S. in Management emphasizes leadership, change management and decision-making.

Dual Degree MSN Multiplies Your Career Options

An MSN with MBA or M.S. in Management prepares you to guide health care staff and organizations through the challenges of the present-day health system. Take on managerial or executive roles, explore policymaking or advocacy, and grow your expertise in the financial and regulatory issues that affect nursing. These master’s degrees in nursing open many doors.

Flexible MSN with MBA or M.S. in Management Program Fits Your Life and Budget

The WilmU MSN with MBA or M.S. in Management program combines rigorous academics with unparalleled flexibility and affordability. Complete your program in person or 100% online through 7-week block classes. WilmU's low, in-state tuition rates are available to all students, regardless of their state of residence.

Dual Credit Advantage: Save Time and Tuition

Through Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE you can accelerate into a WilmU Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program by using electives in this MSN + MBA or M.S. in Management in Health Care program to complete selected doctoral-level courses. For more information, please schedule a mandatory program planning conference with your program chair.

The Master of Science in Nursing Leadership + MBA or M.S. in Management in Health Care program at Wilmington University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Related Degrees and Certificates

Pre-requisites may be required in
addition to the credits listed below.
17 courses 51 total credits

$1,572 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit graduate course.
Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit.
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your master’s in nursing and business dual degree.

Career and Industry Outlook for Dual Degree MSN and MBA or M.S. in Management Graduates

A Dual Degree MSN with a graduate business degree opens the door to career growth and leadership positions in hospital systems and other health care settings.

Source: Emsi Economic Modeling, LLC



WilmU’s dual Master of Science in Nursing and Health Care Administration provides nurse leaders with practical strategies to innovatively lead complex health care systems. — Dr. Aaron Sebach, Dean, College of Health Professions & Natural Sciences
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