Bring Business Innovation to Patient-Focused Excellence
Healthcare leaders in today's competitive market need business knowledge in addition to nursing competencies. Grand Canyon University's (GCU) Bridge pathway (Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Nursing Leadership in Health Care Systems) is designed to provide both for experienced nurses who have earned a bachelor’s degree outside of nursing, but desire to advance to a master’s level degree within nursing. This MSN bridge pathway bridges the gap to allow you to attain your desired MSN degree.
What You Will Learn
Throughout this MSN and MBA bridge pathway, you will critically survey foundations of advanced nursing practice and leadership. That means engaging in six graduate-level courses that build your:
- Mastery of evidence-based practices across professional dynamics
- Health assessment
- Applied statistics
- Nursing research methods
- Community and public health
Your Next Degree
GCU's Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Nursing Leadership in Health Care Systems dual degree program integrates advanced healthcare theories with the business concepts needed to successfully lead healthcare organizations. As a graduate of this innovative College of Nursing and Health Care Professions course of study, you will be prepared to fulfill a leadership role within a healthcare organization, such as chief nursing officer, vice president of patient services or chief executive officer.
* Please note that this list may contain programs and courses not presently offered, as availability may vary depending on class size, enrollment and other contributing factors. If you are interested in a program or course listed herein please first contact your University Counselor for the most current information regarding availability.
* Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information. Programs or courses subject to change.