Graduate Nursing Programs at Waynesburg University

Waynesburg University offers three graduate level nursing programs to enhance your career.


Our RN to BSN program is perfect for the RN looking for advancement opportunities and is a pre-requisite for an MSN.

Program Features:

  • 16-month program for completion of BSN curriculum
  • ƒƒ4 online, 15-week courses may be taken simultaneously with the core nursing courses offered on site (one online course per semester)
  • ƒƒBlock scheduling for the convenience of the working nurse
  • ƒƒYear-round course offerings with scheduled breaks throughout the year
  • Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)




MSNThe 48-credit Dual Master of Science in Nursing with concentrations in both Nursing Administration and Nursing Education is designed for the professional nurse who seeks a career in nursing leadership within an educational setting or a manager who wants to do some teaching.

Program Features:

  • ƒƒ Degree completion in 8 semesters or as paced
  • ƒƒ  Class at regional sites including Waynesburg, Monroeville, North Hills, and Southpointe
  • ƒƒ Two 8-week sessions per semester with rolling
  • admissions to any session
  • ƒƒ Evening classes one night per week from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.







DNPWaynesburg University DNP graduates will be prepared
to serve as nurse executives within the healthcare system.
Graduates of a DNP program will develop very sophisticated
skills in the following highly desired areas:

  • ƒƒ Leadership of teams and organizations
  • ƒƒ Strategic planning and resource utilization
  • ƒƒ Critical evaluation and application of current research and best practice protocols
  • ƒƒ Development and management of quality improvement initiatives
  • ƒƒ Quantitative methods for data-based decision making and budgetary planning