RN to BSN to MSN – Health Policy Gain Advance Nursing Skills


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100% online,* 8-week courses

Automatic minimum 39 credits for RN licensure and transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

As a nurse, you have hands-on experience with what works well in the healthcare industry – and what needs improvement. By building on your nursing background with advanced nursing studies and policy knowledge, you can be a positive influence in healthcare policy at the local or national level. Liberty University’s RN to BSN to MSN in Health Policy can help you use your nursing license in a way that will help improve the lives of patients and healthcare professionals.

Through our RN-BSN-MSN program, you will gain the knowledge needed to work with leaders and government officials to improve healthcare in your community and nationwide. This program is designed to help you complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing credential on your way to earning your Master of Science in Nursing – all within a shorter total time frame. With these advanced degrees, you can prepare yourself for new heights in your nursing career. With policy expertise, you will also be prepared for new opportunities in leadership in the healthcare industry. Let Liberty University partner with you to help meet your career goals with the online RN-BSN-MSN in Health Policy, and you can look forward to a bright future.

Licensure requirements may vary and are subject to change without notice. View your state’s requirements here: licensure/certification requirements.

*Some exclusions apply. Please refer to our exclusions page for more information.

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  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

As an innovator in distance education since 1985, we know what it takes to create a balance of flexibility and quality that can help you get the skills you need to achieve your dreams, all while fitting into your life. With our flexible, 8-week course formats, you will be able to keep up with the demands of your nursing profession while simultaneously enhancing your knowledge of nursing and learning to incorporate healthcare policy. Additionally, you can confidently pursue your degree here since all of Liberty’s nursing programs hold accreditation through the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

While earning your RN-BSN-MSN degree, you can be confident that you will be learning about healthcare policy from a faculty of healthcare experts with years of experience in the field. As a graduate from Liberty, you will be equipped with practical skills and advanced studies so you can work with leaders to create positive change in healthcare policy. If you want to increase your career opportunities and help make change happen in your industry, Liberty’s online RN-BSN-MSN program can help you get there.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program, and the postgraduate APRN certificate program at Liberty University School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).


Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program, and the postgraduate APRN certificate program at Liberty University School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

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Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degrees.

For questions about the accreditation of Liberty University, please contact:
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Inquiries about the institution itself, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to Liberty University.

Our RN to BSN to MSN takes you through the content of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, which expands on your nursing training to improve your nursing practice techniques. Your undergraduate nursing courses will cover new topics in treatments, assessments, and problem-solving that can equip you for more advanced roles in the nursing field.

Liberty University’s online graduate nursing courses will then further develop your administrative, leadership, and advanced practice skills to equip you for management and leadership roles in the nursing setting. In the health policy area of study, you will also expand your knowledge of the nursing field to identify how health policy impacts health outcomes. You will study how to analyze healthcare laws, regulations, and public policies, devise strategies to advocate policy change, and implement new policy principles in health.

Our RN-BSN-MSN in Health Policy will give you useful cross-training in nursing, government, and business that can allow you to use your skills in nursing to help tackle challenges in your community and communities around the globe. As a critical hands-on application of your new skills, you will complete practicum courses that will expose you to executive management, leadership, and policy-making processes and activities.

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Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we’re committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. Liberty’s RN to BSN to MSN track has a reduced tuition rate of $330 per credit hour for part- or full-time attendance. This includes the tuition for graduate courses!

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

BSN and BSN-MSN (Dual Degree) $330/Credit
Military BSN and BSN-MSN (Dual Degree) $250/Credit
Graduate Full Time $565/Credit
Graduate Part Time $615/Credit
Military Graduate $275/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate, $275 per credit hour for graduate, and $300 per credit hour for doctoral courses*
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder**
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)

*For eligible current and former service members and their spouses. Learn more!

**Not applicable to certificates. Cannot be combined with the $300/credit hour doctoral military rate.