R.N. to M.S.N.

Associate Degree in Nursing (R.N.) to Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) — Nurse Practitioner


Next Start: January 19, 2021
App Due: November 18, 2020

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The Princeton Review 
Best Northeastern College

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Brookings Institution 
Top 10% Ranked Institution Nationally for Graduate Earnings

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Top Ranked University for 16 Consecutive Years

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CCNE Accreditation
Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

* 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 (www.ccneaccreditation.org)

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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.

Nurse practitioner concentrations:


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

At Wilkes, we are constantly changing, evolving and growing to meet the needs of our students. We look ahead to the degrees, experiences and opportunities our students will need to succeed, and that includes clinical placement.

Preparing You To Excel

The R.N. to M.S.N. 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 and graduate success. Wilkes nurses have pass rates on board certification exams that are consistently above the national average.

Quality Education Within Reach

Wilkes University prides itself on providing a quality education to all who are willing, irrespective of their socioeconomic, 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!

Clinical Placement And Support

Our Clinical Placement Team provides proactive support and assistance. Securing a clinical site takes a lot of work; there’s no way around it, except at Wilkes. And there’s more:

  • You’ll also have a dedicated student success advisor to help you from enrollment through to graduation.
  • These resources are offered at no additional charge and are built into the program.