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Master of Science in Nursing / Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Program Details

The online MSN / Adult Psychiatric Mental Health NP degree program includes the study and application of diagnostic and treatment modalities, theories, and approaches to practice. Graduates are prepared to deliver direct (assessment, intervention) and indirect advanced practice services (consultation, case management and supervision) to those who are at risk for and/or require mental health services.

Requirements

  • Students must have a baccalaureate degree with a major in nursing from a regionally accredited program.
  • A GPA of 3.0 or above on all previous coursework or 3.25 or above on the last 60 credits of the B.S.N. is required.
  • Applications from RNs who hold a non-nursing baccalaureate degree are considered on an individual basis.

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Restrictions

Not approved for residents in: Louisiana, Wisconsin.
North Carolina residents are not approved to complete clinical or practicum hours in their respective states, but may do so in neighboring states.