Wilkes University



84 West South St.

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Online

Program Description:

Online graduate degrees for working nurses

Become a leader in your field. Our online graduate nursing programs offer points of entry for nurses with associate, bachelor's or master's degrees.

Earning an advanced degree in nursing can open doors to new positions, a new specialty, or additional responsibility in your current role. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the number of advanced practice nurses may increase by 26% from 2018-28, which means more job opportunities in the field. As you gain more skills to advance your career, you’ll be filling a critical need in healthcare.

At Wilkes, our online nursing programs offer the flexibility you need to continue your education. Our degree pathways expand your professional network while giving you a strong foundation to explore leadership roles.
Choose from these online M.S.N. programs:
Nursing MS

 R.N. to M.S.N. - An online program for registered nurses with associate degrees who want to become nurse practitioners.
    If you already have a B.S.N. degree, take the next step to earning your M.S.N. with concentrations in:
        Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
        Family Nursing Practitioner (F.N.P.)
        Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Our nurse practitioner programs focus on advanced clinical skills, professionalism and evidence-based practice.


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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