Find Online Master of Nursing Programs in Vermont
There are 2 Master of Science in Nursing Programs in Vermont in our online directory, and both programs are CCNE accredited. 100% of the Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) programs are CCNE accredited.
The Vermont Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first achieve national certification through an approved APRN licensure certification organization and exam.
The Vermont Board of Nursing approves APRNs for four different roles: Nurse Practitioner (NP), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), Certified Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), or Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) in psychiatric or mental health nursing.
Nursing Licensure in Vermont
The Vermont Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first receive a registered nurse license. After attending an undergraduate program approved by the Vermont Board of Nursing, registered nurse applicants must earn a passing score on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).
The Vermont Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first achieve national certification through an approved APRN licensure certification organization in a role and population focus. Approved National Certificatio Boards include American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), The National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA), and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN). The Board approves APRNs for four different roles: Certified Nurse Practitioner(CNP), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist(CRNA), Certified Nurse Midwife(CNM), or Clinical Nurse Specialist(CNS). APRNs must choose a specialty focus when applying.
Prescriptive licenses for APRNs are available in the state of Vermont. They require a separate application and additional education.
MSN and FNP Salaries in Vermont
The United States Bureau of Labor reports that the annual mean wages for a Nurse Practitioner in Vermont are $106,000. This amount is less than the nationwide median yearly salary of $113,930 for Nurse Practitioners. Nurse Midwives report $89,700.
The United States Bureau of Labor reports the job outlook for Nurse Practitioners to grow by 26% from 2018 to 2028. This growth is much faster than the average growth rate of 5% for all occupations.
All Accredited Schools with MSN Degrees in Vermont
- Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Nursing Department
- The Master in Nursing program at Norwich University assists nurses to develop knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the health care system. The program is online and offers concentrations in Nursing Administration and Nursing Education.
- Accelerated Master of Science in Nursing - Clinical Nurse Leader - School of Nursing
- The Clinical Nurse Leader program at the University of Vermont teaches advanced-practice nursing knowledge to manage patient-centered primary care and health and illness of patients of all ages. The program is accredited by the CCNE.