Master of Science in Nursing, Population Health Leadership

Improve healthcare globally.

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Make the world your patient when you use research and data analysis to improve healthcare – not just for specific communities, but for entire populations. 

Earn this online degree and assume a pivotal role in the future of healthcare when you design, plan, implement and evaluate patient-centered programs. Become instrumental in the shaping of healthcare policies that significantly impact current, as well as, future generations. 

With this degree, you may secure employment in the following roles: 

  • Epidemiologist
  • Healthcare executive
  • Healthcare administrator
  • Nursing home administrators
  • Clinical managers
  • Health information managers

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Become part of a rapidly growing field.
Population healthcare is projected to grow 20% from 2016-2026, much faster than the average for all occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Enter one of the highest paying healthcare fields. 
Medical and health service managers make a median annual wage of $99,730 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Take advantage of competitive tuition costs.
We put paying for college within reach with affordable tuition. Financial aid and scholarships are available.


Prepare for success in the workplace.
CCNE accredited curriculum, taught by faculty who are service leaders in the industry, help you prepare to meet the expectations of this occupation. Your clinicals may be conveniently completed where you are.

Find out more about the Master of Science in Nursing, Population Health Leadership track as part of Missouri State's School of Nursing. An online population health leadership graduate certificate is also available. 

Learn more about admission requirements, programs requirements and degree plans.

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