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Graduate Nursing Degree Programs

Walsh University's distinguished graduate nursing programs prepare students for fulfilling careers as advanced practice nurses or nurse educators. Registered nurses can pursue their Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) or Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN-DNP) online with ease, thanks to the support of Walsh's caring Byers School of Nursing faculty.

Graduate Nursing Tracks

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Family Nurse Practitioner

Family Nurse Practitioners, or FNPs, are highly educated advanced practice registered nurses who work autonomously or in collaboration with other healthcare professionals to deliver primary care to patients.

FNP - Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

FNP - Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN-DNP)

FNP - Post-Graduate Certificate

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Nurse Educator

If you have a passion for nursing and a desire to mentor the next generation of nurses, the role of Nurse Educator (NE) may be for you.

NE - Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

NE - Post-Graduate Certificate

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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners, or PMHNPs, are in high demand, especially in states like Ohio that report a shortage of psychiatrists.

PMHNP - Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

PMHNP - Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Post Masters PMHNP Certificate

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Post Master's DNP

For Nurses and Nurse Administrators who already hold a master’s degree but seek a terminal degree, we’ve got you covered! The Post Master’s DNP program will help you accomplish your goals.

Post Master's DNP


The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Walsh University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.