Complete your application in 3 weeks and have your application fee waived.**
Learn to serve adolescent to elderly populations in acute or primary care settings. Prepare for the AANPCB exam. Provide evidence-based compassionate care and improve your community.
Program Fast Facts
- CCNE-accredited program
- 100% AANPCB exam pass rates for primary care graduates over the past five years
- 95% pass rate for acute care graduates taking the ANCC or AACN certification exam.
- Offering both Primary and Acute tracks
- Prepare to sit for either the AANPCB, ANCC or the AACN national certification exams
- Ranked #65 Best Nursing School by U.S. News
Additionally, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Occupational Employment Statistics confirms strong overall wage growth for Nurse Practitioners:
- Average national salary for Nurse Practitioners: $118,040*
- New Jersey is ranked as the #2 top paying state with an average salary of $137,010*
When you earn your online Master of Science in Nursing in Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (M.S.N., A.G.N.P.) from Seton Hall University, you graduate ready to promote wellness, prevent illness and manage the health and illness needs of adults across the lifespan. You will also study with an institution that has been a longtime leader in compassionate and forward-looking care.
The program also offers you the flexibility to choose a track in either Primary Care or Acute Care to realize your nursing career goals.
Primary Care Track: Focus on disease prevention, health promotion and the management of patients with multisystem health problems. Prepare for practice in a primary care office, occupational health clinic, university health clinic, assisted living, and long-term care facilities.
Acute Care Track: Prepare to take care of patients with acute and chronic disease management within hospital, urgent care, emergency room and subacute settings. Focus on a population with acute, critical and chronic illness, disability or injury.
Prepare for high-paying Nurse Practitioner positions offering a median annual salary of $104,610.*
Seton Hall M.S.N, A.G.N.P.: Build the Skills for Superior Care
- Study in a high-quality program that has led to a 100 percent AANPCB exam pass rates for primary care graduates over the past five years. Students in the Acute Care AGNP program take either the ANCC or AACN certification exam. Seton Hall's overall pass rate on these exams is 95%.
- Develop the skills to manage the health and illness of patients based on the analysis of health histories, physical exams and developmental and behavioral assessments in either acute or primary care settings.
- Experience an immersive education from hands-on faculty who provide close mentoring and career support.
- Learn at a Catholic university in a values-based curriculum that instills a commitment to lifelong learning, service and leadership for the greater good of patients.
- Receive the career resources and connections you need to fill the industry’s current nurse practitioner shortage.
- Founded in 1937, the College of Nursing at Seton Hall was the first school in New Jersey and the first Catholic college on the east coast to offer an undergraduate program in nursing.
An online M.S.N., A.G.N.P. from Seton Hall University provides the immersive experiences and quality education you need to become a highly qualified nurse practitioner and excel in your career. Learn more about your next step in this high-demand field by contacting an Online Admissions Counselor at (844) 823-1198 or complete the form.
*“Occupational Employment and Wages May 2021 - 29-1171 Nurse Practitioners.” U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Accessed on May 5, 2022. https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes291171.htm#st.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master's degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at Seton Hall University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.
**Seton Hall University will waive the $75 application fee for qualified students who submit a completed application within a 3 week period for our 2021 -2022 start dates to one of the following online programs: Master of Public Administration, M.S.N. in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Master of Science in Nursing, Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) or Master of Science in Accounting (M.S.A.C.).The fee waiver program is for United States citizens and permanent residents only and is subject to change without notice. Fees paid previously are non-refundable. Connect with your enrollment counselor for more information.)