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Located in the heart of historic Charlotte, North Carolina, Queens University of Charlotte was founded in 1857 on a devotion to serving students. Queens has brought that same devotion to its online community with an innovative online learning system, personalized student support, and the same faculty that teach in the campus programs.

Ranked a Top 20 University in the Southeast Region

Queens is fully accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and SchoolsCommission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Online Master's Programs

This AACSB-accredited MBA program connects you with the experience of real-world leaders like Hugh McColl, retired Bank of America CEO and namesake of Queens’ McColl School of Business. It is built on a foundation of leadership principles and how they integrate with core business concepts like strategic planning, organizational behavior, finance, and marketing. Now with concentrations in:

  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Finance
  • Global Business Management
  • Healthcare Management
  • Leadership and Change
  • Executive Coaching

There is no application fee, and the GRE/GMAT is not required. Speak with an admissions advisor to learn more about our scholarship opportunities.

The fully accredited online MSN prepares you to be a collaborative nursing leader within interdisciplinary teams to improve healthcare. There is no GRE and no application fee required. Choose from 4 tracks:

  • Clinical Nurse Leader: Improve patient outcomes and efficiency of care. You will work with teams across the organization to synthesize data and implement evidence-based care while continuing to work directly with patients.
  • Nurse Administrator: Learn to function as a member of an interdisciplinary, executive-level team when you integrate nursing and business knowledge in diverse settings and apply research processes.
  • Nurse Educator: Prepare to teach in academic or clinical settings and ready future nurses to excel in their careers. Learn about curriculum development, teaching strategies and methods for student and program evaluation.
  • Nursing Informatics: Analyze, design and implement information and communication systems as healthcare records transition from paper to digital format. You will work with staff and administration to improve efficiency and quality of patient care.

The baccalaureate degree in nursing and master’s degree in nursing at Queens University of Charlotte is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

This program offers an applied curriculum built on universal business practices and principled leadership translated to the healthcare environment. This hands-on approach develops your business expertise, critical thinking skills, and managerial competencies so you can contribute to more efficient organizations, healthier communities, and happier patients. Program outcomes include:

  • Assess and improve existing policies, and implement new processes to streamline operations.
  • Evaluate expenditures and provide cost-saving recommendations.
  • Adapt procedures in response to state and federal healthcare regulations.
  • Develop strategic plans for hospitals and outpatient centers.
  • Find organizational efficiencies to improve patient care and overall health within your community.

The framework for the online MHA is based on core competencies outlined by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). There is no application fee, and no GMAT/GRE is required. Fill out the form and download your free program brochure for more information.

This program gives you the confidence, credibility and knowledge to pursue a career as a licensed principal, assistant principal or administrator. Queens’ expert faculty of practitioners provides you with individualized mentorship and guidance to foster your professional development and empower you to successfully transform students’ lives. You will discover:

  • Your natural leadership style and how to leverage it effectively.
  • How to interpret data and statistics and map out a plan for improvement.
  • A curriculum that covers the gamut of school administrator responsibilities with business courses in human resource management, education law, building diversity and more.
  • A faculty who will personally mentor you on your path to leadership.

Tuition is very affordable, and there is no application fee or GRE required. A non-licensure track is also available. Fill out the form and download your free program brochure for more information.

This program pairs proven principles, tools and tactics with new and emerging media trends. This strong foundational approach ensures your communication strategy stays current and effective amidst the changing communication landscape. The communication master’s program offers two specializations in Strategic Communication and Organizational Communication in addition to nine unique, relevant electives.

  • Strategic Communication
    Learn to develop effective messages for specific audiences and advance an individual’s or organization’s mission and goals through the use of various communication platforms.
  • Organizational Communication
    Learn the theory and practice of effective leadership and team building within an organizational setting to advance an organization's mission or goals.

Students will:

  • Demonstrate theoretical and research literacy within the communication discipline
  • Demonstrate the ability to write effectively for a specific audience
  • Apply ethical principles and practices within a communication situation
  • Utilize communication to embrace differences
  • Demonstrate digital and media literacy (Strategic Communication)
  • Apply leadership principles and practices within a communication situation (Organizational Communication)

As an alternative, students looking to build their current skillset can also choose “stackable” stand-alone 15 credit hour certificates. Students who complete both certificate programs can earn their 30 credit hour M.A. in Communication.

There is no application fee, and a GRE waiver is available to qualified students. Fill out the form and download your free program brochure for more information.

Online Graduate Certificate Programs

Identify and propose solutions to cybersecurity issues faced by managers in complex organizational systems.

Explore coaching as a developmental tool for improving performance goals within your organization. (Offered on-campus only at this time)

Develop what it takes to succeed in a competitive, global industry as you learn to evaluate the capital investment and financial decisions of diverse corporations.

Address challenges that firms and their managers face while operating in a global business environment.

Examine the ethical challenges of today’s healthcare industry and gain valuable strategic planning skills as you prepare for career advancement in a fast-paced field.

Gain vital decision-making and change management skills needed to become an effective leader in diverse business settings.

Apply effective leadership principles and practices within a communication situation.

Deftly use digital and media platforms to create effective messages to accomplish the goals of individuals, corporations, and diverse audiences.

Online Post-Master’s Certificate Programs

Enhance your administrative skills and learn to manage nursing personnel or groups.

Learn to enhance patient care outcomes, safety and quality of care in the clinical setting.

Become an educational leader in academic and clinical settings.

Participate in the analysis, design and implementation of information technology and communication systems in nursing.

Fill out the form and download your free program brochure for more information.