Associate Degree in Nursing (RN) to Master of Science in Nursing — Nurse Practitioner

Next Start: August 26, 2024
App Due: August 5, 2024

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Program Features
  • Nurse practitioner concentrations available: Psychiatric/Mental Health, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care, and Family
  • $728 per credit hour
  • Three opportunities per year to start classes
  • 12-week courses
Forever Growing and Changing

For more than 80 years, Wilkes has been dedicated to the success of our students through academic excellence, educational access, and return on investment. Some of the nation’s leading publications and renowned organizations have recognized this commitment. We are constantly evolving to meet the needs of our students, and that includes clinical placement. 

Preparing You to Excel

The RN to MSN program is for registered nurses with associate degrees who want to become nurse practitioners. It focuses on advanced clinical skills, professionalism and evidence-based practice. Our integrated exam preparation courses provide dedicated study resources, leading to impressive passing rates consistently above the national average and graduate success.

Quality Education Within Reach

Wilkes University prides itself on providing a quality education to all who are willing, irrespective of their socio-economic, ethnic, or religious background. You’ll find our competitively priced tuition and caliber of faculty hard to beat. Your return on investment is looking good!

A pass-through bachelor's degree is not granted as part of the Associate Degree in Nursing (RN) to Master of Science in Nursing — Nurse Practitioner program.


Focus Your Practice

Choose the track you’re most passionate about and explore curriculum, tuition, requirements and more.

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner 
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

*The baccalaureate degree in nursing/master's degree in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice/, and post graduate APRN certificate programs at Wilkes University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (