Rhode Island FNP Programs

School Level Program Admissions
George Mason University Master MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
University of West Florida Master Nursing, M.S.N. - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Fairleigh Dickinson University Master MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Nova Southeastern University Master MSN APRN Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Campbellsville University Master APRN with FNP Track Website
Rivier University Master MS in Nursing: Family Practitioner Website
Sacred Heart University Master MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Seton Hall University Master Master of Science in Nursing - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care Website
Seton Hall University Master Master of Science in Nursing - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care Website

We do not currently have any FNP programs in our directory in Rhode Island, but there are a few MSN programs available.

The Rhode Island Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first achieve national certification through an approved APRN licensure certification organization and exam. The Board approves APRNs for three different roles: Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) or Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS). APRNs may practice as a primary or acute care provider and must choose a population focus.

Online MSN programs in Rhode Island

The following schools offer Master of Science in Nursing programs. There are many programs available in Rhode Island, but the following emphasize online learning.

The University of Rhode Island

This program offers four tracks: Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner or Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. All tracks can be completed full time in 2.5 years and part-time in 3. The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredits all programs offered at this University. Graduates may pursue certification through an approved certification organization.

Rhode Island College

This program offers three tracks: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, or Acute Care Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS). Students may choose full or part-time study. The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredits all programs offered at this college.

Salve Regina University

This program offers one track: Family Nurse Practitioner. Classes are taught in a hybrid method. Graduates are eligible to pursue certification through an approved certification organization. The program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and the New England Commission of Higher Education.

School Level Program Admissions
Utica College Master MS - Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Website
King University Master MSN: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Website
University of West Florida Master RN to MSN Website
Benedictine University Master Master of Science in Nursing Website
Concordia University - Saint Paul Master Master of Science in Nursing Website
Seton Hall University Master Master of Science in Nursing - Health Systems Administration with Case Management Website
Sacred Heart University Master MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader Website
Notre Dame College Master Master of Science in Nursing Education Website
Bethel University Master Master of Science in Nursing: Administrator Website

Nursing Licensure in Rhode Island

The Rhode Island Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first receive a registered nurse license. After attending an undergraduate program approved by the Rhode Island Board of Nursing, registered nurse applicants must earn a passing score on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) and then apply with the Rhode Island State Board of Nursing for licensure. Rhode Island does not participate in multi-state licensure for nurses of any level.

MSN and FNP Salaries in Rhode Island

The United States Bureau of Labor reports that the annual mean wages for a Nurse Practitioner in Rhode Island are $108,630. This amount is less than the nationwide median yearly salary of $113,930 for Nurse Practitioners. Registered Nurses report $76,650.00.

The United States Bureau of Labor reports the job outlook for Nurse Practitioners to grow by 26% from 2018 to 2028.

FNP Programs in Rhode Island

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MSN Programs in Rhode Island

View all Master of Science in Nursing programs in Rhode Island.

Rhode Island College

Providence
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Accredited

University of Rhode Island

Kingston
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Accredited