Nursing Graduate Programs

South Street Landing

The Zvart Onanian School of Nursing Offers these Graduate Programs:

3 Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree Options

  • Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

  • Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Population/Public Health Nursing

4 Certificate of Graduate Study (C.G.S.) Options

  • Post-Masters Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

  • Post-Master’s Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety
  • Nursing Care Management

2 Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Options

Our Master's to DNP degree program prepares licensed nurses to become leaders, clinical scholars and experts who influence health-care policy. Our B.S.N. to DNP program provides a specialization in nurse anesthesia.


Interested in an Advanced Degree in Nursing?

 Apply to the Graduate School at RIC. To begin the application process, you will need to sign up for an account with CollegeNET. 

Additional Resources

Rhode Island College entrance

Contact the Graduate Nursing Chair