The top nursing degrees for current nurses. The most popular degrees for nurses are the RN to BSN and RN to MSN. There are a number of different MSN tracks a current nurse can pursue. Click on one of the degrees to view more detail about the nursing program and to find schools accepting applicants.
There are multiple paths for current nurses with a RN license or BSN degree. APRN, or Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, is one path to become a Nurse Practitioner, with multiple tracks. The Master of Science in Nursing is another path - many nurses choose this to get into an advanced degree that is not focused on clinical practice.