Explore Maryville’s online nurse practitioner program specializations
Many nurse practitioners focus on developing advanced knowledge in an area of interest. These specializations can open doors to new career paths.
Elevating your expertise as a nurse practitioner (NP) can increase your autonomy, scope of responsibilities, and earning potential.
Consider: the median salary for NPs is 148% more than the median pay for registered nurses.*
Not only can a nursing concentration equip you with a diverse skill set and targeted expertise, it can also boost your competitive advantage in the marketplace. Nursing is positioned to be the fourth fastest-growing occupation in the next decade — with a projected growth rate of 52%.* You can earn the specialized knowledge that can help prepare you to become a leader in this critical and rapidly expanding field.
*According to data compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2020-2030
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