MSN Programs in West Virginia

A dynamic range of master's in nursing degree programs exists for nursing graduate students in West Virginia. MSN concentrations include nursing education, nursing administration, family nurse practitioner, women's health nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, and others that can be found below. There are also a number of schools that offer master's in health care administration and post-master's certificate programs in West Virginia.

MSN Online Programs in West Virginia - No Residency Requirements

MSN programs are offered in the online or distance format at many colleges and universities to better accommodate the working nurse's schedule as well as the rural based nurse. Online MSN programs make every effort to arrange for clinical requirements to be completed in the student's local geography. The online masters nursing degrees below are listed along with accreditation and contact information. Graduates of these programs are eligible to take the national certification exams appropriate to their field of specialization.

A master's nursing degree offers the baccalaureate educated registered nurse the opportunity to advance their career into various fields of advanced professional nursing. MSN programs take between 18 and 24 months to complete depending on the concentration. The job outlook for master's educated nurses is promising in all fields. Nurse educators are in high demand through out the state of West Virginia as well as in neighboring states. Advanced practice nursing is also a lucrative and in demand area due to health care facility's focus on providing more efficient and cost-effective health care. Learn more about the master's nursing programs in West Virginia by contacting the schools below for application and admissions information. Learn about the Nurse Practitioner programs offered in West Virginia.

Colleges and Universities Based in West Virginia Offering Master's Nursing Programs

Marshall University

The nursing programs are NLNAC accredited.

Programs Offered: MSN - (Concentrations: Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Midwifery, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education)

  • MARSHALL UNIVERSITY, PRICHARD HALL 423, ONE JOHN MARSHALL WAY, HUNTINGTON, WV 25701, PH: 304-696-5272

Mountain State University

The nursing programs are NLNAC accredited.

Programs Offered: MSN - (Concentrations: Nurse Anesthesia, Family Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Administration and Education)

  • MOUNTAIN STATE UNIVERSITY, PO BOX 9003, BECKLEY, WV 25802, PH: 304-929-1307

West Virginia University

The nursing programs are CCNE accredited.

Programs Offered: RN to MSN, MSN - (Concentrations: FNP, GNP, PNP, NNP, WHNP), DNP, PhD

  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY, P.O. BOX 9600, MORGANTOWN, WV 26506, PH: 304-293-4831

Wheeling Jesuit University

The nursing programs are CCNE accredited.

Programs Offered: RN to MSN, MSN - (Tracks: FNP, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education Specialist)

  • WHEELING JESUIT UNIVERSITY, 316 WASHINGTON AVENUE, WHEELING, WV 26003, PH: 304-243-2344

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