BSN-MSN Leadership Option

Earn up to 9 graduate credits while enrolled in the RN-BSN program.
  • The BSN-MSN Leadership Option allows qualified undergraduate students to enroll in 3 specific graduate courses at the undergraduate tuition rate.
  • These graduate courses provide more advanced content than the equivalent undergraduate course. Refresher content is available for reference.
  • These graduate courses satisfy the corresponding undergraduate courses as shown below and after admission to the MSN program, will satisfy the graduate requirement as well.
Undergraduate Course Graduate Course
NURS 447: Leadership and Management NURS 737: Leadership in Health Systems
NURS 446: Research and Evidence-Based Practice NURS 734: Evaluation and Evidence-Based Practices in Health Systems
NURS 453: Information Management and Healthcare Technology NURS 760: Informatics in Health Systems
  BSN-MSN Option Eligibility Criteria
Students meeting the following qualifications are eligible to apply for participation in the BSN-MSN Leadership option:
  • Unencumbered RN License to practice in any US state or territory
  • Experience in a leadership role
  • Enrolled in the RN-BSN program with completion of nine RN-BSN upper level nursing course credits at UW-Green Bay
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher in UWGB upper level nursing courses