Dec 06, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Nursing, Nursing and Health Systems Executive Management Concentration, M.S.N.

Admission to this program is currently suspended. 


  1. A bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred: A bachelor’s degree in a related field will be considered;
  2. Current unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse in California;
  3. Admission to graduate standing in nursing at the University;
  4. A college level course in statistics;
  5. An upper division public health nursing course with lab for non-BSN applicants;
  6. An overall GPA of 3.0 or better in the undergraduate program.

Advancement to Candidacy

  1. Satisfy the general University requirements for advancement to candidacy;
  2. Completion of all undergraduate deficiencies;
  3. Fulfillment of the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR);
  4. Approval of the school graduate director and Associate Dean of the College of Health and Human Services.


  1. Completion of a minimum of 30 units in approved upper division and graduate courses;
  2. An overall GPA of 3.0 or better.

Additional Requirements

Criminal background check and drug screening, health insurance, immunizations, and malpractice insurance are required for enrollment in the School of Nursing. 

Additional Core Courses