Post-Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner
Austin Peay State University

Program Details

The Post-Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner from Austin Peay State University is an online nurse practitioner degree.  This program allows nurses with MSN degrees to gain the knowledge and skills needed to help in primary care positions.  You will learn how to provide comprehensive health care services to all patients, regardless of their age.  Plus, the flexibility of the degree allows you to continue working while advancing your education.

Graduates will be eligible to sit for the AANP or ANCC FNP certification exam.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Austin Peay State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • An unencumbered, current license to practice as a RN in Tennessee or the state in which the clinical assignments are completed