MSN- Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Degree Option: Master’s Degree

Program: Masters

School: University of Saint Joseph

Program Length

Part Time: 36 months

Full Time: 24 months

Admission Requirements

Official transcripts verifying BSN GPA 3.0 Unencumbered nursing license in state in which clinical work will be completed One year of clinical practice as psychiatric RN prior to applying Essay Two letters of recommendation Interview Immunizations complete Certified background check Malpractice insurance at APRN level

# of General Education Courses: 0

# of Nursing Courses: 14

Website: Link to University of Saint Joseph Admissions Page


Phone: (860) 231-5261

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing - BS/BSN

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: $760.00

Tuition and Fees: Link to University of Saint Joseph Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to University of Saint Joseph Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (860) 231-5223

Program Description

Candidates for this program prepare for practice as nurse practitioners in psychiatric/mental health nursing. Graduates from this program are qualified to take the Certification Exam for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners.

Application Deadline

Rolling admissions

Program Location

Blended of online and on-the-ground

Campus Locations

University of Saint Joseph Campus
1678 Asylum Avenue
Hartford, CT 06117