Study Discipline: Medical & Health Sciences
Study Programme Details
Country: United States
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Summer Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Online

Programme Type

Master's degree


28 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Empower yourself to make a difference in mental healthcare with Franklin University’s M.S. in Nursing – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (MSN-PMHNP) degree. This program is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to address behavioral and mental health challenges across all age groups, ensuring accessibility to much-needed care.


In the wake of a global pandemic, mental health challenges have become more prevalent than ever. Franklin University’s MSN-PMHNP program, shaped by the pressing need to address these issues, prepares you to help individuals at all life stages develop coping strategies and behaviors. As a busy, working nurse, you’ll delve into advanced practice nursing, gaining insights into cognitive processes, behaviors, and the impact of life events on mental health.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or associate degree/diploma from a CHEA-recognized institution with a GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Conditional enrollment available for GPA below 3.0, subject to program chair approval.
  • Applicants with international credentials must submit a Credential Evaluation Services (CES) Academic Report.
  • Active, clear/unencumbered RN license in the U.S. or an NCBSN associate member jurisdiction.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) required.
  • Role of the Master’s Prepared Nurse
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Physical Assessment
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Health Policy
  • Neurobiology and Psychopharmacology

42 Credit Hours

the fee of course is 670USD per credit hours

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the MSN-PMHNP program emerge as compassionate mental health professionals, ready to bridge gaps in behavioral healthcare. They contribute to removing the stigma surrounding mental health diagnoses, making a positive impact on patient well-being.

Visa Requirements:

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