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Master of Science in
Nursing Administration
Offered through Independence University

Take your nursing career higher

Employers value graduate degrees for nurses now more than ever.1 Once you’ve earned your nursing license and your bachelor’s degree, the next logical step for your career is to finish your master’s degree††.

Offered fully online through our affiliated institution, Independence University, the master’s degree in Nursing Administration could help you prepare for nursing positions with higher respect and responsibility. It could be vital to advancing in your career!
†† Master’s degree programs are offered fully online by our affiliated institution, Independence University.


The master’s degree program in Nursing Administration focuses on preparing registered nurses (RNs) who already have a bachelor’s degree to gain entry-level administrative, leadership, or management employment. You could work in a range of healthcare and/or nursing situations, including managed-care groups, public or private hospitals, home healthcare organizations, long-term care facilities, and clinics.


With your master’s degree, you could qualify to advance in your nursing profession and enjoy higher-level career rewards.



With three conveniently located campuses, California College San Diego is the right place to earn your degree in San Diego. Take advantage of our easy parking, friendly staff, and modern facilities.

This program is offered at the following location(s):

  • Online through our affiliated institution, Independence University.


A master’s in Nursing Administration could help you progress into various supervisory or managerial positions, such as:2
  • Health promotion specialist
  • Public health policy coordinator
  • Public health awareness manager
  • Health services administrator


Learn skills vital to transitioning into nursing roles of higher responsibility, such as:3
  • Management practices for health professionals
  • Public health nutrition
  • Community health
  • Health program evaluation methods
  • Research and evaluation
  • Health communication
  • Health program development
  • Environmental health

Check Out the Program and Courses

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Why Choose California College San Diego?

CCSD offers the convenience, flexibility, and employment- focused education you need to launch a better career—faster. You can finish your degree in as few as 20 months!4

In addition, our flexible courses allow you to arrange your classes according to your schedule. Go to school during the day, in the evening, or online.5

Our programs are designed for employment in some of today’s most rewarding job fields, without elective courses that you don’t need or want. Your program will help prepare you for your career in Southern California and beyond.

  • 1 Convenient
  • 2 Employment-focused
  • 3 Flexible
  • 4 Path to a better career


California College San Diego is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.

  1. WSJ.com; : http://www.wsj.com/articles/job-seeking-nurses-face-higher-hurdle-as-hospitals-require-more-advanced-degrees-1444849456?alg=y
  2. The college does not guarantee a job. Gaining employment is the graduate’s responsibility.
  3. Program subject material is subject to change. For up-to-date details, see the current version of the student catalog.
  4. General timeframe for completion of an Associate’s degree.
  5. Offered onsite and/or fully online through Independence University. See catalog for available locations.

California College San Diego admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.