Healthcare administration student, female who is also seeking business degree from Wilmington University
College of Health Professions

Dual Master's Degree in Nursing Leadership and Health Care Administration

Earn a Dual Master's Degree in Nursing and Business: MSN/MBA or MSN/MSM

Designed for nurses seeking expanded leadership roles, this affordable master's degree in nursing and graduate business degree program offers two options: An MSN with an MBA in Healthcare Administration or an MSN with a Master’s of Science in Management (Healthcare Administration concentration).


CCNE-Accredited MSN Degree Program Aligns to Your Career Goals

Choose the MSN program of study best aligned with your goals. Each degree features a core of master’s level nursing courses that prepare you for advanced practice. The MSN/MBA program has a more quantitative approach, incorporating finance, economics and legal aspects into the curriculum. The MSN/MSM emphasizes leadership, change management and decision-making.

Dual Degree MSN Multiplies Your Career Options

An MSN with MBA or MSM prepares you to guide health care staff and organizations through the challenges of the present-day health system. Take on managerial or executive roles, explore policymaking or advocacy, and grow your expertise in the financial and regulatory issues that affect nursing. These master’s degrees in nursing open many doors.

Flexible MSN/MBA or MSM Program Fits Your Life and Budget

The WilmU MSN/MBA or MSM program combines rigorous academics with unparalleled flexibility and affordability. Complete your program in person or 100% online through 7-week block classes. WilmU's low, in-state tuition rates are available to all students, regardless of their state of residence.


DNP programs at Wilmington University are CCNE accreditted The WilmU dual degree in nursing leadership and healtchare administration is a CCNE accredited nursing master’s program.


Related Degrees and Certificates

Pre-requisites may be required in
addition to the credits listed below.
17 courses 51 total credits

$1,431 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit graduate course taken at our
Wilson Graduate Center or online. Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit.
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your master’s in management degree degree.

Career and industry outlook for
Dual Degree MSN and MSM or MBA graduates.

A Dual Degree MSN with a graduate business degree opens the door to career growth and leadership positions in hospital systems and other health care settings.

Source: Emsi Economic Modeling, LLC, 2018

17.1% Job Growth

More than 7,800 Annual Openings

$37.78 Median Hourly Earnings


WilmU's dual-degree Master of Science in Nursing and Health Care Administration equips advance practice nurses with a real-world business education, preparing them to take on leadership roles in a changing, challenging field. — Denise Westbrook, Dean, College of Health Professions
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