Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Franklin University

Program Details

Are you an RN with a longing to advance your career but a dread of attending numerous lectures to get there?  The online MSN with a concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner degree may be the answer!  Featuring a commitment to relevant education, you will study current and emerging technologies as you prepare to work in a primary care setting, all without attending online lectures.  While you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to treat acute and chronic illnesses, prevent diseases, and promote health to individuals of all ages, this online FNP degree includes engaged coursework with live sessions that are recorded and can be viewed on your own schedule.  

Students can tailor their learning experience to match their interests and goals, choosing a specialty practice to study and further diagnostic and management skills.  You will improve critical thinking and problem-solving skills and learn to collaborate with others for optimal patient care as you would with any FNP degree program.  However, Franklin University offers state-of-the-art simulation software that further sharpens your foundational skills and comfort level before you begin your clinical coursework.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Franklin University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Must have a valid, active and clear/unencumbered RN license in the U.S. or in a jurisdiction that is an associate member of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing