MSN in Massachusetts

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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Massachusetts


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Massachusetts graduates receive degrees in nursing. Thus, Massachusetts' 5 MSN schools put out approximately 90 nurse practitioners each year.

Top Schools

Northeastern University, which is located in Boston, is the top-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a MSN program. It received a ranking of 18th in the country in 2010. 4 students graduated with a degree in MSN from Northeastern University in 2010. Students at Northeastern University paid $36,792 per year in tuition fees.

Simmons College, which is located in Boston, is the second-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a MSN program. It received a ranking of 35th in the country in 2010. 6 students graduated with degree in MSN from Simmons College in 2010. Simmons College charged in-state students $32,230 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a MSN program is Framingham State University. Framingham State University, which was ranked 40th in the country in 2010, is located in Framingham. 58 students graduated with degree in MSN from Framingham State University in 2010. Students at Framingham State University paid $7,065 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Msn schools in Massachusetts, charge students an average tuition of $20,557 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $36,792 per year, or as little as $7,065 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Massachusetts MSN schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Northeastern University - located in Boston, students are charged $36,792 per year
  2. Simmons College - located in Boston, students are charged $32,230 per year
  3. American International College - located in Springfield, students are charged $26,700 per year

The following Massachusetts MSN schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Framingham State University - located in Framingham, students are charged $7,065 per year
  2. American International College - located in Springfield, students are charged $26,700 per year
  3. Simmons College - located in Boston, students are charged $32,230 per year

A MSN degree from a Massachusetts school... what next?

A large number of Massachusetts MSN graduates become nurse practitioners. 1,440 nurse practitioners were working in Massachusetts in 2010. In Massachusetts, the largest numbers of nurse practitioners work in the following counties:

  1. Bristol County - 1,300 nurse practitioners

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 2,070 nurse practitioners will be working in Massachusetts state. This would require the number of nurse practitioners to grow by 7%.

Salary

A nurse practitioner in Massachusetts makes an average of $70,630 per year. In 2010, however, some Massachusetts nurse practitioners earned as little as less than $24,760 per year or as much as more than $125,200 per year. On average a nurse practitioner earns the most in the following Massachusetts counties:

  1. Bristol County - $67,300 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Massachusetts statistics regarding a career in nursing. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as RN to BSN or RN.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Master's Degree in Nursing in Massachusetts
  • Doctoral Degree in Nursing in Massachusetts

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,266 miles from location Northeastern University Boston MA 82.4476 20% 27,537
5,283 miles from location Framingham State University Framingham MA 60.0669 34% 5,989
5,267 miles from location Simmons College Boston MA 65.2275 18% 5,003
5,336 miles from location American International College Springfield MA 51.0356 31% 3,414
5,265 miles from location MGH Institute of Health Professions Charlestown MA 1.96259 n/a 900
 

Curious what studying MSN gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Massachusetts

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other + 1,440 $70,630 -40.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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