Wilkes University

Associate Degree in Nursing (R.N.) to M.S.N.


84 West South St.

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Associate Degree in Nursing (R.N.) to M.S.N.

Format: Online

Program Description:

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:

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

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.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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