Nursing Programs that Meet Evolving Industry Needs

Health care is our nation’s fastest-growing industry and one that has undergone significant change in the past decade. Now more than ever, there is an urgent need for transformational leaders capable of solving critical issues such as providing financially efficient care and achieving positive patient outcomes.

American Sentinel University understands the importance of offering market-relevant, high-quality nursing degree programs. Our bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate and certificate programs are designed to prepare nurse professionals to meet the ever-evolving needs of this vital industry.

Our Accreditation

American Sentinel’s bachelor’s and master’s nursing degree programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) has awarded accreditation to American Sentinel University’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program with specialty tracks in Educational Leadership, Executive Leadership and Informatics Leadership.

American Sentinel offers the following online nursing programs:

Registered Nurse to B.S. Nursing (RN to BSN) is an accelerated nursing degree program for RNs with associate degrees in nursing.
Registered Nurse to B.S. Nursing/M.S. Nursing (RN to BSN/MSN) is a fast-track program that enables RNs to earn their BSN and MSN degrees (5 MSN specializations).
M.S. Nursing (MSN) is a distance education program for experienced nurses, who can choose from seven specializations:

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) with three specializations to choose from:

  • Educational Leadership specialization prepares faculty, program directors and deans to lead nursing education programs.
  • Executive Leadership specialization prepares nurses who hold master’s degrees in nursing or other disciplines for leadership roles in today’s health care environment.
  • Informatics Leadership specialization prepares master’s-educated nurses for informatics roles in health systems.
  • Professional Leadership specialization is designed to foster the advanced practice of nursing within a complex health system.
Infection Prevention and Control Certificate gives clinicians, nurses, physicians, managers, non-nurse practitioners, infection control team members and others the knowledge they need to develop best practices for infection prevention and control.