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M.B.A./M.S.N. in Health Systems Administration Program

U.S. News Best Grad Schools Nursing - Master's DegreeThe College of Nursing and the Stillman School of Business - recognized leaders in their fields - collaborate to offer this joint-degree program, which provides both the clinical knowledge and the business skills nurses need to excel as managers and executives. As the world advances and health care continues to change, administrative roles demand more complex skill sets than ever: teamwork, global thinking, multitasking, creativity, flexibility. The M.S.N. /M.B.A. emphasizes all these qualities and provides crucial management and leadership skills. This combined program offers both full- and part-time options and can be completed full time in three years. Graduates receive both an M.S.N. and an M.B.A.


  • 80% Full-time Faculty with Doctoral Degrees
  • 19% Anticipated R.N. Job Growth by 2022
  • 12% Male Graduate Nursing Students
Students By the Numbers MSN primary care


M.S.N. /M.B.A. students take 25 credits within the College of Nursing and 30 credits within the Stillman School of Business. Courses range from Nursing and Health Systems Administration to Special Topics in Management, to Financial and Economic Analysis. Students also complete two clinical internships: Managed Care and Reimbursement; and the Executive Internship in Health Systems Administration.


Our faculty members are the backbone of the College of Nursing. They connect with other professional nurses - both nationally and internationally - to stay at the forefront of nursing practice. They actively conduct research at Seton Hall, all while working with students to help them reach their full potential.

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Jamesetta Halley-Boyce
Jamesetta Halley-Boyce
Clinical Associate Professor, Director of Health Systems with Case Management
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Phyllis Hansell
Phyllis Hansell
Professor - Graduate Department
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Judith Lothian
Graduate Chair and Professor - Graduate Dept.
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Where Nurses Are Inspired to Become Leaders

Seton Hall University's College of Nursing has a mission to educate practitioners of nursing — from baccalaureate-prepared generalists to advanced practitioners — who aspire to be innovators and leaders in the nursing profession. Established in 1937, the College offered New Jersey's first baccalaureate nursing program. It established its graduate program in 1975, its Ph.D. program in 2006 and its Doctor of Nursing Practice program in 2009. U.S. News & World Report ranks the College's graduate nursing programs among the top nursing programs nationwide.

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Director of Graduate Admissions and Compliance

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