Our Master of Science in Nursing Program

Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

Catalog/Requirements: M.S. Nursing- Family Nurse Practitioner

A Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner is an advanced-level postgraduate degree for registered nurses and is considered an entry-level degree for nurse educators and managers. The FNP curriculum begins with MSN degree core courses that focus on nursing theory, research, leadership, professional development, healthcare policy and informatics in healthcare.

The FNP track will further prepare to expand your professional nursing practice and knowledge as you prepare for the National Certification as a family nurse practitioner. 

Applicants should have an unencumbered RN license, a BSN from an accredited school of nursing, and a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. All applicants will also be required to have an in-person or on-phone interview. 

Program Highlights

  • Prepares student for the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) national certification exam
  • 100% of online classes can be accessed from anywhere, anytime
  • Designed to accommodate full-time working professionals
  • Distinguished faculty with real-life experience and the highest academic credentials 
  • Tuition is a great deal at $480/semester credit hour 
  • Classes are eight weeks, and E-books are provided for all classes 
  • U.S. News and World Reports ranked our online programs 153 out of 1,200 regionally accredited institutions 

Schedule

Spring 2020

Module 1: Application Deadline - Monday, December 30, 2019
Class Starts on Monday, January 6, 2020
Class Ends on Sunday, March 1, 2020

Module 2: Application Deadline - Monday, February 24, 2020
Class Starts on Monday, March 2, 2020
Class Ends on Sunday, April 26, 2020

Summer 2020

Module 1: Application Deadline - Monday, April 20, 2020
Class Starts on Monday, April 27, 2020
Class Ends on Sunday, June 21, 2020

Module 2: Application Deadline - Monday, June 15, 2020
Class Starts on Monday, June 22, 2020
Class Ends on Sunday, August 16, 2020

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Career Opportunities

  • College Health
  • Family Practice 
  • Health Department
  • Internal Medicine/Pediatric Primary Care
  • Retail Clinics
  • Women's Health

Pending approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) 


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