Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Drexel University

Program Details

The online MSN / Family NP degree program focuses on primary care of the family and/or individual across the lifespan from birth to death, including the management of episodic acute or chronic illnesses. Coursework covers critical analysis of clinical strategies and interventions in:

  • Health promotion
  • Health maintenance
  • Disease prevention
  • Common health problems seen in family medicine

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Drexel University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Two 2-day on-campus intensives are required, one in summer and one in fall.
  • A current, unrestricted US RN license is required.
  • Applicants should have a BSN from an accredited program.
  • 1-2 years of medical/surgical nursing experience is preferred.

Restricted States

Alabama, Colorado, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming