Master of Science in Nursing Program

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Entry pathways: BSN to MSN and RN to MSN 

The MSN program builds upon the student’s baccalaureate nursing education and professional experience. The goal of the program is to prepare advanced practice nurses and health care specialists for leadership positions in a variety of health care settings.

The MSN program options include:

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (includes an Oncology option)
Coordinator: Elaine Harwood, DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Family Nurse Practitioner
Coordinator: Diane Caruso, DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Health Care Systems
Coordinator: Meg Zomorodi, PhD, RN

  • Administration
  • Clinical Nurse Leader
  • Education
  • Informatics
  • Outcomes Management

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care
Interim Coordinators: Amanda Davis, DNP, RN, CPNP  and Ann Jessup, PhD, RN, FNP-BC

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Coordinator: Cheryl Giscombe, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC

Enrollment options:

BSN to MSN students may apply full-time, completing the program in two years plus one intervening summer, or part-time, completing the program in three years.

RN to MSN students willing to commit to full-time study, completing in three years, will be given admission priority.

Updated March 2017