Become a nursing leader in the business of healthcare

The Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing is educating the next generation of nursing executives with the clinical and administrative skills to shape nursing and healthcare teams and improve the overall delivery of patient care. 

There is no better time to advance your career. The healthcare industry is the nation’s second-largest employer, and the Chicago-area market holds tremendous employment potential for nursing and healthcare administration graduates. As a graduate of Loyola's MSN in Nursing & Healthcare Administration, you will be poised to become a leader in the healthcare arena with expertise in budgets, healthcare policy and regulations, and management best practices. You will learn from faculty with extensive experience in leading healthcare organizations. And with Loyola Nursing's extensive relationships with health care providers and organizations, you can take advantage of a variety of career and internship opportunities.

Program Pathways

Loyola offers two different MSN study options to fit your specific needs. Both tracks include a nursing and healthcare administration focus.

Master's Degrees

  • BSN-to-MSNFor bachelor’s prepared nurses ready to take the next step in their career. 
  • RN-to-MSNFor RN-prepared nurses seeking an accelerated path to their master’s degree.

You can apply to our RN-to-MSN or BSN-to-MSN programs through Loyola Chicago's application system.