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New Hampshire MSN Degree Prerequisites
New Hampshire nurses who continue their education and gain a Masters in Nursing (MSN) Degree are licensed by the New Hampshire Board of Nursing as either an Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) or an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner(ARNP).
To enroll in a MSN degree program in New Hampshire, you must first become licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN). The most common Nursing Masters Degree curriculum in New Hampshire and across the US is the RN-MSN program. See our directory of New Hampshire RN to MSN programs
Those holding New Hampshire RN certification have most likely already earned their Bachelors in Science of Nursing (BSN) degree. This is typically a four year training program at a nationally accredited school of nursing.
Contact your school of choice to learn more about their specific MSN program prerequisites.
New Hampshire MSN Degree Areas of Specialization
In New Hampshire, there are typically four specific areas that MSN degree seeking students may choose to specialize in. These include:
- Nurse Practitioner (NP)
- Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM)
- Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)
- Certified Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
Check with the New Hampshire Board of Nursing to learn about the about the legal authority the state of New Hampshire grants Advanced Practice Nurses(APNs) and Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioners(ARNPs)in each particular area of specialization.
Online MSN Degree Programs
In New Hampshire, online nursing degree programs are increasingly popular. This is mainly due to the convenience of nursing distance learning programs. As long as the online MSN program is nationally accredited, earning your MSN degree online is accepted and honored by the state of New Hampshire.
New Hampshire MSN Degree Resources
Here are a few examples of MSN degree programs in New Hampshire. Like most schools that offer a MSN degree program, Franklin Peirce University has divided the different nursing branches into separate "tracks". These consist of nearly identical core curriculum but have a focus on the students chosen area of specialization. These may include areas such as pediatric nursing, management, nurse anesthetist or nursing education.