RN to MSN Programs in California

Find Online Master of Nursing Programs in California

There are 48 Master of Science in Nursing Programs in California in our online directory, with 37 programs being CCNE accredited, and 1 program being ACEN accredited. 77% of the Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) programs are CCNE accredited.

All Accredited Schools with Degrees in California

RN to MSN Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa,
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with Nurse Practitioner (NP) Specialties
  • Azusa Pacific University offers an MSN with Nurse Practioner Specialties Program that is accredited by the WASC and CCNE. Specialties include Adult-Gerontology, Family, Pediatric, and Psychiatric Mental Health NP.
California Baptist University
Riverside, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)  - School of Nursing
  • CBU offers students a Master of Science in Nursing program that is accredited by the CCNE.  Concentrations available include Family Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Healthcare Systems Management, and Teaching-Learning.
California State University-Chico
Chico, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The master's degree program at California State University, Chico is tailored for rural area nursing needs.  Concentrations available include Nurse Educator and Nursing Leadership.
California State University-Dominguez Hills
Carson, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing program at California State University, Dominguez Hills is completed entirely online.  Concentrations available include Nurse Educator, Nursing Administrator, Clinical Nurse Specialist, and Family Nurse Practioner.
California State University-Fresno
Fresno, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing program at California State University, Fresno is completed online and in classroom.  Concentrations available include Clinical Nurse Specialist, Family Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, and School Nurse.
California State University-Fullerton
Fullerton, CA
CCNE
  • MSN Nursing Leadership - School of Nursing
  • California State University, Fullerton offers students a MSN Nursing Leadership Program for those interested in becoming leaders in organizational and administrative roles. Course work is available in an online and classroom format.
California State University-Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing program at California State University, Long Beach is completed online and in classroom.  Concentrations available include Nurse Practitioner and Nursing & Health Systems Executive Management.
California State University-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing program at California State University, Los Angeles is completed online and in classroom. 
California State University-Sacramento
Sacramento, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing program at California State University, Sacramento prepares students for roles as nursing educators, administrators, family and community, and adult clinical roles, and credentialed school nurses. The program is accredited by the CCNE and has the opportunity for self-directed study. 
California State University-San Bernardino
San Bernardino, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing program at California State University, San Bernardino prepares students for roles as nursing educators, administrators, family and community, and adult clinical roles, and credentialed school nurses. The program is accredited by the CCNE.
California State University-San Marcos
San Marcos, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - School of Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program at California State University, San Marcos prepares students for roles as nursing educators, administrators, family and community, and adult clinical roles, and credentialed school nurses. The program is accredited by the CCNE.
California State University-Stanislaus
Turlock, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing program at California State University, Stanislaus prepares students for roles as nursing educators, administrators, family and community, and adult clinical roles, and credentialed school nurses. The program is accredited by the CCNE.
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA
CCNE
  • Nursing Administration (MS) - School of Nursing
  • Loma Linda University offers nurses a Nursing Administration program for those who desire a role as clinical systems administrators. The program is accredited by the CCNE.
Mount Saint Mary's University
Los Angeles, CA
NA
  • Nursing MS
  • The Nursing program at Mount Saint Mary’s University assists nurses to develop knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is accredited by the CCNE and offers specializations in Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Nurse Educator, Health Promotion, and Leadership and Administration.
National University
La Jolla, CA
NA
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Department of Nursing
  • The Master of Nursing program at National University assists nurses to develop knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is accredited and offers specializations in Family Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Administration, Nursing Informatics, and Psychiatric-Mental Health NP.
Point Loma Nazarene University
San Diego, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)  - College of Nursing
  • Point Loma Nazarene University offers a Nursing program, which prepares registered nurses to function and excel in various advanced nursing roles. The program is accredited and can be studied online or on campus.
Samuel Merritt University
Oakland, CA
CCNE
  • Entry-Level Masters of Science in Nursing (ELMSN)
  • The Entry-Level MSN program at Samuel Merritt University prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is accredited and offers career paths in Case Management (CM) and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP).
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • The MSN program at CSUSM prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is accredited and offers concentrations in Clinical Nurse Specialist, Transitions of Care Management, Nurse Practitioner, and more.
San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (RN-MSN)
  • The MSN program at SFSU prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is accredited and offers concentrations in Clinical Nurse Specialist, Nursing Administration, Nurse Practitioner, and Public/Community Health
San Jose State University
San Jose, CA
CCNE
  • Masters in Nursing
  • SJSU offers an MSN program, which prepares registered nurses to function and excel in various advanced nursing roles. The program is accredited by the CCNE.
Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, CA
ACEN
  • MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner
  • The MSN in Family Nurse Practitioner program at Sonoma prepares students to provide a full range of primary care services to individuals and families throughout the life span. The program is accredited by the ACEN.
Stanbridge College
Irvine, CA
NA
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • The MSN program at Stanbridge College prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is accredited and completed entirely online.
United States University
Chula Vista, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • The Master of Science in Nursing Program at US University prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program offers a specialization in Nursing Leadership for Health Systems Management Innovations.
University of California-San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science (MS) in Nursing - School of Nursing
  • The MEPN - Master’s Entry Program in Nursing program at University of California San Francisco prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system.
University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
CCNE
  • MSN Clinical Nurse Leader
  • The Clinical Nurse Leader program at the University of San Francisco prepares nurses to teach in higher education and leadership in a variety of hospital, community-based, and health care settings. The program is accredited by the CCNE.
West Coast University-Los Angeles
North Hollywood, CA
NA
  • MSN - Advanced Generalist
  • The MSN - Advanced Generalist program at West Coast University prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is completed in 24 months online.
Western University of Health Sciences
Pomona, CA
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • The MSN program at Western University prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program offers concentrations in Health Systems Leadership-Administrative Nurse Leader, Health Systems Leadership-Clinical Nurse Leader, and Ambulatory Care.