Master of Science in Nursing
Mount Saint Mary's College
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Master of Science in Nursing

Earn your Master of Science in Nursing at top-rated private college Mount St. Mary’s in Los Angeles.

MSMC's graduate Nursing program prepares registered nurses in advanced nursing theory, leadership, and modern-day specializations while fostering a spirit to serve others.

  • Increase competence in techniques and knowledge specific to today’s nursing
  • Enhance research skills to ensure quality outcomes within the practice setting
  • Use patient-care technologies to deliver and coordinate the highest level of care
  • Acquire skills and knowledge to address issues of health equity and social justice found in today’s population

MSMC's Nursing MS includes the following specialty tracks:

  • Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Education – for those looking to instruct others
  • Leadership and Administration – prepare to lead organizations and institutions

Call 213-477-2800 for more information on the Mount St. Mary’s College Master of Science in Nursing degree program. Click here to learn more about graduate admission.


Greetings from the Graduate Programs in Nursing

Our graduate program the Masters of Nursing, is designed not only to further your professional development as a nurse but also your personal growth to provide you with the emotional skills to fully contribute to our community. All of us are cognizant of the complexities that our patients, families and friends encounter on a daily basis. As a registered nurse, we are quite often the first person to whom others seek assistance. Your decision to pursue graduate nursing studies is demonstration of your conviction to perform at the highest level. At Mount St. Mary’s College, we value the rigor and excitement of nursing research done together as a community of learners and we respect the dignity and value of the individual thus the emphasis on refining one’s emotional intelligence. A graduate nursing degree strengthens our ability to work with others and accept differences for this is absolutely essential as we dialogue and learn from one another.

Dr. Marsha SatoDr. Marsha Sato, Director of MSN Programs

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The master's degree in nursing program at Mount St. Mary’s College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036, (202)887-6791.
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