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Online MSN Program

Earning your Master of Science in Nursing gives you the opportunity to develop expertise and shine in an area that interests you: choose from eight high-demand specializations. Advance your career and specialize with confidence.

American Sentinel’s online MSN program is dedicated solely to educating working healthcare professionals online.

  • CCNE – accredited
  • 100% online with no mandatory login times
  • Monthly start dates
  • Tailored for working nurses like you
  • Enhanced with direct insights from industry partners and leading healthcare organizations

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Source: Biannual Student Survey 2019

MSN Education Graduate Discusses Why She Chose American Sentinel University

Brigitte Mosely earned her MSN, Education online at American Sentinel University. She explains why she chose American Sentinel’s Master’s in nursing education and what she thought of the program.

What our students have to say about their experience:

"There is a lot of opportunity where I am to grow and I’m excited that I’m now more prepared for that. With my education, I’m up to date on a field that is constantly changing, and I have the credentials to pursue my future goals."

Kristen Hale

Kristen Hale

MSN Nursing Informatics graduate, 2019

"I sometimes worked seven days straight for 14 hours a day," he recalls. "Being a student on top of it all was not easy. But American Sentinel University offered me the flexibility I needed to accomplish my educational goals despite a busy military lifestyle."

Marvin Edmond

Marvin Edmond

MSN, Nursing Informatics

"When you’ve been out of college for a long time, it’s a little intimidating to go back. American Sentinel had this nurturing, supportive feel to it. Everyone there was nice from the very beginning, and once I started, the instructors and student success advisors were just wonderful."

Diane Gentry

Diane Gentry

MSN, Nursing Management and Organizational Leadership With Cookeville Regional Health System

MSN Nurse Practitioner Specializations

American Sentinel offers three Master of Science Nurse Practitioner specializations. These specializations will prepare nurses to take the licensure test in one of three focus areas: adult gerontology primary care, family practice or psychiatric mental health. The program is CCNE-accredited.

  • Course work is all online. 585 clinical hours will be completed in the program.
  • Course length: 8 weeks
  • Personal support and guidance from MySentinel® Support
  • State Practice Experience Coordinators and Specialized Faculty