Your Roadmap to Nurse Leadership

The School of Nursing and Health Studies and Miami Herbert Business School joined forces to create the Master of Science in Leadership (MSL) / Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) joint degree program. Unique to Florida and in high demand, this two-year next-level leadership opportunity blends the best resources of two stellar graduate-level programs. Tailored to nurse leaders, the curriculum covers organizational behavior techniques, management skills, negotiation expertise, marketing, healthcare finance, ethics, practice improvement, HR issues such as DEI, translational science, health policy, technology, and much more.

Nursing Needs You

Start Dates in May and January

Intensive healthcare leadership experience through simulations, case studies, and
practice immersions. Part-time option for working professionals.

DNP program ranked #27

2023 U.S. News & World Report

Nursing Practice Programs (BSN, MSN, post-graduate APRN certificate program, DNP): Full CCNE Accreditation through 2031 (max period)

First In Florida

The only program of its kind in Florida and among the first in the nation. MS and DNP degrees awarded upon program completion

The University of Miami is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
School of Nursing and Health Studies nursing programs are fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).