Master of Science in Nursing / Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Maryville University

Program Details

Maryville University offers an online MSN in Psychiatric Mental Health to the working Nurse Practitioner.  This flexible program is designed to prepare experienced nurses for leadership roles in a fast-growing, rewarding career in various psychiatric care settings.  Online psychiatric nursing program studies will cover career-focused topics, including but not limited to:

  • Informed decision-making
  • Leading interprofessional teams
  • Policies in healthcare

Become an astute and proficient patient educator, influencing independence and a positive outlook for patients within a highly complex field.  You will take on clinical hours in your preferred setting, focusing on advanced health assessment through health history and physical assessment.  Graduates from this mental health online nursing program are prepared for leadership careers in mental health units, inpatient or outpatient clinics, psychiatric hospitals, and more.  Expand your skills and explore a challenging professional pathway with an online MSN from Maryville University.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Maryville University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Criminal Background Check

Additional Info

  • Candidates are expected to have at least one year of nursing experience
  • Current unrestricted RN license