Wilmington University

College Type: Four or more years, Private not-for-profit


Masters Program

The Wilmington University Master of Science in Nursing Program is designed to prepare nurses for advanced practice. The program is intended to enable students to synthesize nursing theory, nursing experience, and research knowledge.

The various nurse practitioner tracks are intended to enable nurses to meet the standards for advanced registered nurse practice set by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and by the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center. The curriculum also adheres to the accreditation standards of the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Graduate application for admission
  2. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from a nationally accredited program
  3. Official transcripts detailing satisfactory completion of a baccalaureate program
  4. Minimum of a ‘C’ grade in an undergraduate statistics course and a health assessment course
  5. Current, valid and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse
  6. Written statement describing professional goals
  7. Professional Resume
  8. Interview with the department of nursing

The program accepts applications for admission in the fall and spring semesters. The application deadline for admission in the fall semester is the 1st of April and the application for admission in the spring semester is the 1st of September. 


Program accreditations: CCNE

Masters programs offered at this school:


Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

Wilmington University
320 Dupont Hwy
New Castle, DE 19720