Maryville University Online APRN Programs

Maryville University offers CCNE-accredited MSN, post-MSN certificate, and BSN to DNP programs in the following advanced practice nursing specializations: Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

All programs are delivered entirely online using asynchronous instruction, and require no campus visits (though students must complete their clinical practicums at a local and approved medical facility). Maryville University also offers flexible start dates, as students can enter one of its online graduate nursing programs at multiple points throughout the academic year. At this time, Maryville University does not accept students from New York for all of their online nursing programs.

Maryville’s Online Family Nurse Practitioner Programs: MSN (BSN Required), Post-MSN, BSN to DNP

Maryville University’s MSN Family Nurse Practitioner program is comprised of 47 credits and requires 745 clinical hours, which students complete through a part-time course of study over 32 months, or 8 terms. This program features courses such as Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice, Health Care Policy, Advanced Health Assessment, Advanced Pathophysiology, Pediatric/Family Health Care, and Adult-Gerontology Health Care. Maryville’s post-MSN FNP certificate program requires 35 course credits and 745 clinical hours, which students can complete in 24 months. To complete their clinical hours, students in both the MSN and the post-MSN tracks must engage in three practicums throughout the course of their program–two in adult-gerontology settings and one in a pediatric or family nursing setting.

Maryville’s online BSN to DNP Family Nurse Practitioner program is comprised of 74 credits and 745 clinical hours. Courses in this BSN to DNP program include Advanced Health Policy, Organizational and Systems Leadership, Foundations of Clinical Scholarship, Integrating and Synthesizing Research, and Principles of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, as well as courses that focus on advanced practice family nursing, such as Adult-Gerontology Health Care and Pediatric/Family Health Care.

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Maryville’s Online Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Programs: MSN (BSN Required), Post-MSN, BSN to DNP

Maryville University offers both BSN to MSN and post-MSN certificate programs for registered nurses who want to become Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioners. The MSN program is comprised of 47 credits and 830 clinical hours, which students complete over the course of 32 months, or 8 terms of part-time study. Classes that are a part of this program include core courses such as Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice, Advanced Pathophysiology, Advanced Health Assessment, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Diagnosis and Management I-III, and Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics. The post-MSN certificate program consists of 35 credits and 830 clinical hours. For both the MSN and the post-MSN program, students complete their practicum hours in three clinical rotations.

Maryville’s online BSN to DNP Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program is comprised of 74 credits and 830 clinical hours. Courses in the BSN to DNP program include core DNP courses such as Advanced Health Policy, Organizational and Systems Leadership, Foundations of Clinical Scholarship, Integrating and Synthesizing Research, and Principles of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, as well as courses focusing on adult-gerontology acute care, such as Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Diagnosis and Management I, II, and III.

Maryville’s Online Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Programs: MSN (BSN Required), Post-MSN, BSN to DNP

Maryville’s online BSN to MSN and post-MSN certificate AG-PCNP programs prepare registered nurses to work with adults in primary care settings. The BSN to MSN program consists of 41 credits and 580 clinical hours, which students complete over the course of 28 months of part-time study. The post-MSN program is comprised of 29 credits and 580 clinical practicum hours, which students complete over 20 months. The coursework for this program includes Advanced Pathophysiology, Adult-Gerontology Health Care I and II, and Advanced Health Assessment.

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Maryville’s online BSN to DNP Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program is comprised of 68 credits and 580 clinical hours. Courses in the BSN to DNP program include core courses such as Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics, Advanced Pathophysiology, Advanced Health Policy, Organizational and Systems Leadership, Integrating and Synthesizing Research, and Principles of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, as well as courses focusing on adult-gerontology care, such as Adult-Gerontology Health Care I and II.

Maryville’s Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Programs: MSN (BSN Required), Post-MSN, BSN to DNP

Maryville offers both BSN to MSN and post-MSN certificate programs with a concentration in Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner. The MSN program includes 44 course credits and 580 required clinical hours, which students can complete over 28 months of part-time study. The post-MSN certificate PPCNP program consists of 32 course credits and 580 clinical hours that students complete over 20 months of part-time study. Classes that are a part of this program include core courses such as Advanced Pathophysiology and Advanced Health Assessment, as well as concentration courses such as Pediatric Assessment and Diagnosis I and II, and Health Promotion of the Pediatric Population.

Maryville’s online BSN to DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program is comprised of 71 credits and 580 clinical hours. Courses include Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics, Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing, Leadership and Quality, and Pediatric Assessment and Diagnosis I, II, and III.

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Maryville’s Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program: MSN (BSN Required), BSN to DNP

Maryville offers BSN to MSN and BSN to DNP programs with a concentration in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, which is comprised of core courses such as Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice, Health Care Policy, Advanced Pathophysiology, and Advanced Health Assessment, as well as concentration coursework in advanced psychiatric diagnosis and care. Maryville’s online BSN to DNP program consists of core DNP courses such as Foundations of Clinical Scholarship, Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing, and Advanced Pathophysiology, as well as concentration courses in psychiatric nursing.

Admission Requirements for Maryville University’s Online Graduate Nursing Programs

Applicants to Maryville University’s BSN to MSN programs must hold a current RN license as well as a BSN from a CCNE or ACEN accredited institution, and have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or higher during their undergraduate education. Candidates for the post-MSN certificate program must be licensed registered nurses who have earned an MSN from an accredited program and maintained a 3.0 GPA or higher during the completion of their graduate degree. Both MSN and post-MSN program applicants must have a minimum of one year of nursing experience and need to submit three letters of recommendation as well as a personal statement and curriculum vitae with their application.

Applicants to Maryville’s BSN to DNP programs must hold a current RN license and a BSN degree from a CCNE or ACEN-accredited institution, and have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher during their undergraduate career. They must also have completed a minimum of one year of experience as a registered nurse. As with the MSN program, candidates for Maryville’s BSN to DNP program must submit a personal statement, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation.

No GRE or GMAT scores are required to apply to any of Maryville University’s online graduate nursing programs.


Overview: Maryville University: The Catherine McAuley School of Nursing

Department: The Catherine McAuley School of Nursing
Programs Offered: AG-ACNP, AG-PCNP, FNP, PPCNP, PMHNP
Degree Types: MSN (BSN required), Post-MSN Certificates, DNP (BSN required)
Accreditation: CCNE
Instruction Methods: 100% online classes with asynchronous instruction with no set login times
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Maryville University Online MSN Programs

Maryville University Online FNP Programs

Online Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN FNP)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 745 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 47 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 32 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 8 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$36,707 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Post-Master's Certificate - Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN FNPC)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 745 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 35 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 24 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 6 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$27,335 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - Family Nurse Practitioner

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: DNP (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 745 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 74 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Full-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 40 months
Program Start Date: Fall, Spring and Summer admission
Number of Terms: 10 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.25
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$61,028 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour (MSN); $879 per credit hour (DNP)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York



Maryville University Online AG-ACNP Programs

Online Master of Science in Nursing - Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (MSN AGACNP)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 830 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 47 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 32 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 8 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$36,707 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Post-Master's Nurse Practitioner Certificate - Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 830 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 35 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 24 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 6 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$27,335 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: DNP (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 830 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 74 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Full-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 40 months
Program Start Date: Fall, Spring and Summer admission
Number of Terms: 10 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.25
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$61,028 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour (MSN); $879 per credit hour (DNP)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York



Maryville University Online AG-PCNP Programs

Online Master of Science in Nursing - Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (MSN AGPCNP)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 580 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 41 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 28 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 7 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$32,021 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Post-Master's Certificate - Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (MSN AGPCNPC)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 580 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 29 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 20 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 5 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$22,649 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: DNP (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 580 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 68 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Full-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 36 months
Program Start Date: Fall, Spring and Summer admission
Number of Terms: 9 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.25
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$56,342 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour (MSN); $879 per credit hour (DNP)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York



Maryville University Online PPCNP Programs

Online Master of Science in Nursing - Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (MSN PNP)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 580 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 44 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 28 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 7 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$34,364 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Post-Master's Nurse Practitioner Certificate - Pediatric (Primary Care) Nurse Practitioner

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 580 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 32 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 20 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 5 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$24,992 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (Primary Care)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: DNP (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 580 clinical hours required (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 71 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Full-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 36 months
Program Start Date: Fall, Spring and Summer admission
Number of Terms: 9 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.25
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$63,371 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour (MSN); $879 per credit hour (DNP)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York



Maryville University Online PMHNP Programs

Online Master of Science in Nursing - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Concentration (MSN PMHNP)

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: Inquire with school (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 50 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 32 months
Program Start Date: Multiple start dates per year
Number of Terms: 8 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$39,050 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York


Online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: DNP (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with clinical hours requirements

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: Inquire with school (completed locally)
Number of Credits Required: 77 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 0

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Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in as few as 48 months
Program Start Date: Fall, Spring and Summer admission
Number of Terms: 12 semesters

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN; current RN; minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.25
Standardized Testing: Not required
Tuition: ~$63,371 + fees
Cost Per Credit Hour: $781 per credit hour (MSN); $879 per credit hour (DNP)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from New York