Nursing Leadership & Administration, M.S.

The Master of Science in Nursing Leadership and Administration program is designed for working, bachelor’s-prepared R.N.s who are in, or seeking, leadership positions in the healthcare system.

Program Highlights

Program Credits: 39

Standard Completion Time
20 months

Nursing Programs at Roberts are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Ready to Learn More?

What Will I Learn?

Based on nursing science, the program develops and hones knowledge of administration and management in nursing, preparing graduates to be visionary leaders who participate in improving the healthcare system.

  • Focus on the business aspect of health care
  • Master the latest technological advances
  • Develop your leadership expertise through an integrated internship

Where Will It Take Me?


  • Registered Nurse
  • Nurse Leader
  • Clinical Manager
  • Nurse Manager
  • Unit Manager


  • Twelve Corners Church
  • University of Rochester
  • Osaka Christian College
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Penn Yan Central School District
  • Lyons Central Schools
  • Northwest Allen County Schools

Alumni Success

Shawntia Reed

Shawntia Reed, B.S., R.N.

Nurse Manager, University of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Hospital

Jennifer Gales

Jennifer Gales, M.S., R.N.

Associate Chief Nursing Officer, Rochester Regional Health-Unity Hospital

Joshua Smith

Joshua R. Smith, B.S., R.N., C.C.R.N.

Clinical Nurse Leader, Unity Hospital Intensive Care Unit, Rochester Regional Health

Laurel Pyle

Laurel Pyle M.S., R.N.

Assistant Associate Director of Medical Surgical Nursing at Strong Memorial Hospital

Who Will I Meet?

Pat Feola

Pat Feola M.S., R.N. '12

Associate Director, Ambulatory Care Nursing, University of Rochester Medical Center

“As a nurse for over 30 years, the educational focus on evidence-based decision making in my Master’s program and being able to apply this to my current practice has enhanced my skills as a leader in nursing and health care.”


Location & Start Dates

Earn your master's degree in Nursing Leadership & Administration by attending class 1-night a week in Rochester, NY or fully online:

  • August 23, 2016 | Roberts Campus
  • March 21, 2017 | Online

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