Master of Science in Nursing

Grand Valley State University's Master of Science in nursing (M.S.N.) is offered through the university's Kirkhof College of Nursing. The MSN is an Advanced Generalist program designed to provide the clinical leadership skills essential for evidence-based practice and coordination of care delivery processes at the patient-provider interface. MSN graduates will be eligible to sit for Clinical Nurse Leader certification, providing them the opportunity to advance their credentials to AG/CNL. 


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MSN program admission requirements and application for admission are available online.

The $30 application fee is waived if the applicant has previously applied to Grand Valley State University.

Courses Offered

The MSN curriculum for an advanced generalist consists of 41 credits completed over 7 semesters.

Click here to see the full course list.


Grand Valley offers an excellent education at a reasonable cost.

Page last modified March 8, 2017