Graduate & Online Programs

Take the next step in your career.

Morningside College is proud to offer graduate programs in education and nursing and a bachelor's degree completion program in Organizational Management designed specifically for busy adults.

Most of these options are offered 100% online, and a few of the programs are offered in a hybrid format. As such, Morningside has worked hard to make our doctoral, master's, and bachelor's completion programs low-cost options with great flexibility to fit both your professional and personal life.

Morningside College has an excellent reputation throughout the Midwest and beyond with a 125-year history of offering exceptional undergraduate programming. As a graduate or bachelor's completion student, you can enjoy the same benefits of our high-quality, small, private liberal arts college experience through an online format you can enjoy from the comfort of your home.


Graduate Education

Earn your Master of Arts in Teaching and build on your career in education through Morningside's renknowned Sharon Walker School of Education. Choose from two options:

Iowa teachers can also learn more about our Online Iowa Endorsements and Education Strand Options.

Have a bachelor's degree? Thinking of a career change to education? Take advantage of our Teacher Intern Program or Special Education Certification Only Program.


Graduate Nursing: MSN and DNP options

Expand your nursing knowledge, gain leadership skills, and reach your desired level of practice. Our Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree prepares you for what's next in your medical career. Choose from three tracks:

You can also complete your nursing education with our Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), which includes two tracks with BSN-DNP or MSN-DNP options:


Organizational Management: Bachelor's Degree Completion Program

Morningside College now offers a bachelor's degree completion option through Organizational Management. This program is designed for working adults who have some college credits and want to complete their undergraduate degree for self-satisfaction or to advance in their careers.



Online Programs with High Standards

Morningside College is committed to implement the Quality Matters Standards for the design of online and hybrid courses, and we are systematically building and evaluating our courses based on these rigorous, research-supported standards. The Quality Matters Standards assure that the online components of these courses promote learner engagement and provide students with all the tools and information they need to be successful learners. More information regarding Quality Matters may be found at