Register today for our RN-MSN online information session

Join us for a live information session and learn more about the accelerated RN to MS in nurse educator program from MU's Sinclair School of Nursing. As part of the live event, you will be able to ask questions, participate in the discussion and receive additional information from our staff.

Date: March 6, 2018

Time: 12 noon – 1 p.m. CST

Meet Gina Oliver, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE

Leading the session will be Dr. Gina Oliver, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE, and current Area Coordinator of the MS(N) Nurse Educator area of study at the Sinclair School of Nursing. She received her PhD from Saint Louis University and MSN from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Dr. Oliver has over 30 years of experience in an academic setting as a nursing educator.


Earn your BSN and master's in nurse educator from Mizzou

MU's new accelerated RN to MSN pathway can help you earn your bachelor's degree and a master's degree in nurse educator in three to four years.

Mizzou's new RN-MSN curriculum is streamlined to save you time and money. We have optimized the curriculum so you can take fewer courses and earn undergraduate and graduate credit at the same time.

Degree details

  • Earn your BSN and your master's in nurse educator in three to four years.
  • All classes are online, with one or two great campus visits over your course of study.
  • Graduates are eligible for nurse educator certification from the National League of Nursing.
  • Scholarship available! Want to teach RNs in Missouri after graduation? Start the accelerated RN to MSN in summer 2018 and you may be eligible for scholarship support.

We are currently taking applications for a summer 2018 start. Application deadline is April 1.

State authorization

States require that the University of Missouri be authorized to deliver university-level distance/online education to their residents. Each state handles this process differently. Please see our State Authorization page.


The University of Missouri is accredited by the Commission on Higher Learning of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The Sinclair School of Nursing in accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).