Graduate Program

Why Choose SPU?

At SPU, you’ll find an M.S.N. program that’s considered among the best in the region. You’ll also find faculty members who are clinical experts and devoted to teaching.  We recognize that obtaining your M.S.N. isn’t easy and who are committed to your success through personal, individual attention. Courses are scheduled Mondays through Thursdays, in the evenings, and feature relationship centered learning.

 

The M.S.N. program integrates content delineated by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing in its publication, The Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing, to provide quality scholarship for all M.S.N. students.


Available Programs

Master of Science in Nursing Program

Nurses who are ready to advance their education, leadership, and clinical expertise can pursue a Master of Science in Nursing degree. The School of Health Sciences offers the following specialty pathways within the MSN Program:


• Clinical Leadership in Practice(emphasis in Nurse Educationavailable)
• Clinical Nurse Specialist
• Nurse Practitioner (Adult/Gerontology or Family)

Certificate Programs

Nurses who wish to further their professional development or expand their professional career can pursue specialty certification. The School of Health Sciences offers two certification programs, the Nurse Educator Certificate and the Post-masters Nurse Practitioner Certificates.

 

Seattle Pacific University now offers practicing registered nurses prepared at the associate degree level the opportunity to accelerate their education and progress seamlessly to complete a master’s degree in nursing. This program allows students to expand their careers by developing advanced leadership and care management skills.


Graduate Handbook

Review SHS policies, procedures, and curriculum specifics in the Graduate Handbook.

 

 

 

2013-2014 Graduate_Handbook (493 KB PDF)

 

Quick Links

Program Contact

 

 

  Katie Bennett

 

  Administrative Assistant

 

  Email: kbennett@spu.edu

  Phone: 206-281-2616

  Office: Marston Hall, 3rd Floor