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Rely on MPath Learning to Help You Achieve Your Nursing Career Goals

Become an in demand professional nurse by relying on the expertise of Marian nursing programs.  The demand for qualified nursing professionals has never been greater. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) the healthcare industry in general will have the highest percentage growth in employment until at least 2026, and this includes nurses.

Marian University School of Nursing, a Wisconsin nursing school, is helping in and out-of-state RNs meet the high demand for professional nurses through our online RN to BSN completion, MSN, and Post-graduate Nurse Educator Certificate programs. For more than 45 years we’ve offered values-based, affordable, quality nursing education - preparing nurses to meet the changing needs of healthcare communities for generations.

MPath is a unique pathway to advancing your career and education.  As a professional, independent learner, you’ll benefit from a student-centered approach that supports and recognizes where you come from and what you need to move forward.  Depending on your program, courses will be offered either 100% online or in a hybrid format.

Develop as an in-demand nurse with a degree from Marian University.

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Which Marian Nursing Program is Right for You?


Bachelor’s Degrees

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RN to BSN Completion

Marian’s online RN to BSN Completion program is appropriate for those with an active RN license and either an associate degree or nursing diploma who are ready to advance their nursing education. Marian works with students from states that require board of nursing approval for clinicals. Finish faster with 38 RN license credits and previously completed general education courses.

  • MPath 7-Week Accelerated program
  • Flexible, convenient, 100% online
  • Licensed RNs from all states may apply
  • Full-time students graduate in as little as 12 months
  • Unique focus on leadership and management
  • Full-time and part-time enrollment available
Master’s Degrees

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Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner Track

Become one of the most in-demand healthcare providers with a master’s degree from Marian University. The Family Nurse Practitioner track will prepare you for a primary care career in a growing field through full or part time study. FNP track combines online courses and regular skill-building visits to campus.

  • MPath 15-Week Semester
  • Hybrid program with trips to campus every other week
  • Theory and practicum offered on-campus
  • Full-time and part-time options
  • Technology enhanced classrooms & skills lab
  • 25 core MSN credits, 21 FNP specialty credits

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Master of Science in Nursing, Nurse Educator Track

Prepare to sit for the NLN Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) examination and a successful career as a nurse educator in academic or non-academic settings. Marian University’s values-based, innovative program will set you on your path of personal growth and professional development.

  • MPath 15-Week Semester
  • 100% online courses
  • Faculty-guided practicum
  • Full-time or part-time plan of study
  • 225 hours in clinical and academic settings
  • 25 core MSN credits, 17 nurse educator specialty credits
Post-Graduate Certificate

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Post-Graduate Nurse Educator Certificate

Positively influence the next generation of nurses and make an impact on the healthcare profession with Marian’s Nurse Educator Post-Graduate Certificate. You’ll learn instructional strategies, assessment and evaluation of learning and educational theory while preparing for an in-demand career.

  • MPath 15-Week Semester
  • 100% online program
  • 12 credits to completion
  • Faith-based supportive learning environment
  • Learn critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Study ways to improve delivery of education