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Cross Country Medical Staffing Network (CCMSN) by Cross Country Healthcare, prides itself on offering competitive compensation and benefits, employee incentives, recognition and extensive training to meet the diverse needs of all professionals. We know that your hard work contributes to our success and your value to our company deserves the very best we can offer.

CCMSN recognizes that to achieve your personal best, you need the resources to protect and care for you and your family. That's why we offer wide-ranging programs that can help you build a solid foundation on which to balance the demands of work and life.

One of the most important and valuable resources is your personal benefits plan. Our goal is to provide a benefits program that responds to your needs and anticipates the unexpected.  Your personal benefits plan is also part of your overall compensation from CCMSN. Your company-provided benefits are there for you day in and day out.  They help give you peace of mind.

Take a look at some of the benefits you’ll have access to when you choose CCMSN:

Continuing Education and Tuition Discounts

If you are looking to further your education, CCMSN can help you accomplish your academic goals with continuing education opportunities and advanced degree tuition reimbursement.

Continuing Education Credits

Through our American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accredited Cross Country University, CCMSN provides CE Direct® online Continuing Education (CE) and Certification Review that will fulfill your CE requirements, expand your skill set and enhance your professional practice at no cost to you!

CE Courses
With Cross Country University and CE Direct® you enjoy instant, convenient access to more than 700 award-winning, ANCC-accredited CE courses for virtually every nursing specialty and key allied health discipline. Written by top experts in an easy-to-read narrative format, courses feature relevant graphics, simple navigation and extensive references.

Certification Exam Review
Prepare for your nursing certification exam with unlimited access to 900+ hours of certification exam review content plus 650 online textbook topics, covering 98% of what nurses see at the bedside.

Convenient Learning
With courses available online and in audio and webinar formats, you are free to learn how, when and wherever you want.

Accredited Academic Partners

Currently, our parent company Cross Country Healthcare has relationships with a variety of different accredited academic partners many of which offer tuition discounts for advanced degrees, including:

No matter where you are in the U.S., CCMSN can assist you with educational opportunities through our partner institutions, allowing you to advance in your nursing career.

American Sentinel
Both students and faculty can receive the discounts offered for Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Doctor of Nurse Practitioner (DNP) programs – 9% and 3% respectively for all CCNE-accredited courses. American Sentinel’s 8-week courses offer monthly starts for terms and semesters, with several of these being hands-on and project-based involving your hospital or a local healthcare facility.

Ameritech College of Healthcare
When you obtain your BSN with Ameritech, you can save up to $3,360 in tuition fees, taking classes that are 100% online and graduating in only three semesters - 7.5 weeks each. More importantly, because classes are online, you can finish your degree around your current work schedule. Ameritech offers six semester starts per academic year, so you can continue your education at any time.

Aspen University
Aspen University is offering a 10% tuition discount on all nursing, graduate and doctoral programs. Students will be able to earn their BSN or graduate degree for only $292.50 per credit hour. All non-nursing bachelor programs are only $150.00 per credit hour. Visit the site for more information about the Aspen University Tuition Discount Program.

Capella University
Capella University offers Cross Country's healthcare professionals scholarships plus 10% off tuition toward dozens of online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral level healthcare and nursing-related degree programs and certificates, including RN to BSN, RN to MSN, education, health administration, business, public health and IT.

Chamberlain College of Nursing
Partner tuition rates are available for Chamberlain College of Nursing’s RN to BSN, MSN, DNP and graduate certificate programs, which are 100% online with access to courses 24/7. A 15% discount is available for the MSN and DNP programs, and for a limited time, the discount for their RN to BSN program has been doubled to 30%, for a savings of up to $7,965 toward your degree.

Chatham University
Receive 20% off when you attend MSN classes at Chatham. The institution offers a regionally accredited CCNE curriculum with ability to transfer credits over from colleges such as Ameritech.

Distance Learning Systems
Upgrade your LPN/LVN licensure to RN without stepping foot inside a classroom! This affordable, accelerated platform allows you to complete college level courses or test out of others, and it’s 100% online. Application fee waived for MSN nurses.

Excelsior College
With flexible online programs and excellent tuition discounts, Excelsior College will allow you to fulfill your objectives of obtaining an advanced degree without ever having to step foot in a classroom or visit a campus. The academic institution provides courses taught by nationally recognized professors with Student Success Advisors available to offer you support throughout the process. More information about the Excelsior College Partnership.

Kaplan University
Kaplan offers excellent CCNE courses for those looking to earn their MSN degree in fields for Executive Leader, Informatics and Nurse Educator. When you enroll at Kaplan, you may be eligible for scholarships available to travel nurses.

Oklahoma Christian University
Turn your RN degree into a BSN degree in as little as 12 months using your skills and experience to test out of classes. Additionally, your application fee will be waived and you will receive a 5% tuition discount and up to $2,000 per year.

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
Take advantage of a 10% discount off all CCNE, NWCCU and DNP courses at Rocky Mountain University. Transfer your credits, 3.0 GPA minimum, from other accredited institutions to earn your advanced degree.

Strayer University
Earn your advanced degree at a 20% discount when you attend online classes at Strayer and graduate within a year-and-a-half of starting. Strayer allows you to complete your continuing education credits without having to sacrifice your current employment or stepping into an actual classroom. Their “New Student” advisors will help guide you into the process and show how credit for prior college classes as well as work experience will help you earn your degree even faster.

Western Governors
CCNE-accredited courses are available for all MSN programs at Western Governors. Providing great continuing education opportunities, Western Governors allows you to attend online classes while holding your current healthcare position.

Thanks to our current partnership with these colleges and universities, you will be able to take advantage of the Accelerated Admissions Program that is offered to only CCMSN nurses.

How To Get Started

If you are interested in any of our tuition partnerships or earning continuing education credits, call your local branch today and ask to speak with your recruiter.