Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Why a Wayne State MSN?

nurse checking patients eyesight

Wayne State's MSN programs prepares nurses for advanced practice as a nurse practitioner or nurse-midwife in the care of culturally diverse individuals, families and groups in a variety of health care settings, with an emphasis on the challenges facing urban populations. Our MSN in Advanced Public Health Nursing (APHN) program prepares nurses to promote the health and well-being of local communities.

Clinical specialties


Director of Advanced Practice and Graduate Certificate Programs 

Leanne Nantais-Smith PhD, NNP

Academic Services Officer

Alicia Scheerhorn, MBA, MSN, DNP, PhD and Graduate Certificate students