Advanced Practice Nursing
If you are interested in preparing to become an advanced practice nurse, or are already an advanced practice nurse looking to expand your specialty training, the School of Nursing offers you the kind of access, opportunities, and contemporary clinical experience that can only be obtained through affiliation with a world-class academic health center.
Advanced Practice Options
The result of twenty-five years of innovative curriculum development, the graduate programs in Nursing prepare advanced practice nurses to assume leadership roles in health care.
Four of our programs offer graduate-level preparation for students seeking careers in the advanced practice nursing role of Nurse Practitioner.
Advanced Practice Nursing Specialties
Graduates of these programs are eligible to sit for nurse practitioner specialist certification examinations in their selected specialties.
Review the Advanced Practice Nursing Specialties offered at the MGH Institute School of Nursing .
Degree Options for Advance Practice Nursing
The four School of Nursing programs that will prepare you to become an advanced practice nurse, or expand your specialty training area:
- Direct-Entry Master of Science, Nursing
- Master of Science, Nursing Post-BSN
- Doctor of Nursing Practice for Post-BSN RNs
- Certificate of Advanced Study
When you apply for admission into one of these programs, you will select the nursing specialty you want to pursue.