RN to MSN Programs in New Mexico

Find Online Master of Nursing Programs in New Mexico

There are 3 Master of Science in Nursing Programs in New Mexico in our online directory, with 2 programs being CCNE accredited, and 1 program being ACEN accredited. 67% of the Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) programs are CCNE accredited.

Registered nurses in New Mexico seeking an Online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree may select from accredited programs at Eastern New Mexico University and New Mexico State University.

The program at New Mexico State University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), whereas the program at Eastern New Mexico University is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Both ACEN and CCNE accreditation ensures that the program has been certified as offering an effective and high quality education that reflects current professional standards.

- George Mason University: MSN-FNP
- Campbellsville University: Online MSN Family Nurse Practitioner
- Simmons University: Doctor of Nursing Practice

MSN and FNP Salaries in New Mexico

According to data published in May 2018 by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary for a Nurse Practitioner in New Mexico was $109,810. This is significantly higher than the average RN salary of $71,730.

According to a 2019 analysis by the New Mexico Health Care Workforce Committee, there has been a sustained increase in the number of NPs practicing in the state in recent years, with an increase of roughly 6% in licensed NPs since 2017. However, most of the counties in the state fail to meet national benchmarks for recommended number of providers; in order to meet the healthcare needs of the population the state needs to continue to grow a skilled NP workforce.

All Accredited Schools with MSN Degrees in New Mexico

Online Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus
Portales
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Eastern New Mexico University’s MSN program offers students the skills they need to function in health care delivery, management and education. The program is accredited by the ACEN and is completed online.
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Las Cruces
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • The Master of Nursing program at New Mexico State University assists nurses to develop knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is accredited and is completed entirely online.
University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Albuquerque
CCNE
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Anderson College of Nursing
  • The MSN program at UNM prepares nurses with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program offers concentrations in Adult-Gerontology ACNP, Family Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Education, and more.