Prospective Students

Graduate Nursing Programs

Dr. Catherine Lovecchio, Interim Chair, Nursing
 570-941-7673
 
Dr. Mary Jane S. Hanson, Director of Graduate Program
570-941-4060
Maryjane.hanson@scranton.edu

Graduate Program Overview

Combined BS to MS Degree
Family Nurse Practitioner
Adult Gerontological Clinical Nurse Specialist
Nurse Anesthesia
Masters Completion Program for CRNA's, CNM's, CRNPs

The Department of Nursing offers course work leading to a Master of Science in Nursing degree with specialization in either the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program, Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (AH) program, or Nurse Anesthesia (NA) program. The Department also offers a Master of Science in Nursing degree for nurses who hold advanced practice certification as either certified registered nurse practitioners (CRNPs), certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs), or certified nurse midwives (CNMs). In addition, a post-master’s certificate option is also available for registered nurses (RNs) who already have a master’s degree in nursing from a Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA) and who wish to become Family Nurse Practitioners or Nurse Anesthetists.