If you want to make a focused next step in your career, the Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate might be right for you. This specialized education track is ideal for those with MSNs who want to provide excellent care for everybody from newborns to seniors. The program is 100% online with asynchronous classes, so you can study any time, anywhere.
The curriculum focuses on providing care throughout the continuum of a patient’s life. Courses include advanced pathophysiology, health assessment, pharmacology, and chronic conditions. Graduates are eligible to take the ANCC or AANP certification exams.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Bradley University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Criminal Background Check, Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)
- Requires completion of an accredited MSN degree
- Must hold a current RN license
- This program is approved for residents of Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington. If your state is not listed, request more information to determine eligibility.