Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner (RN to MSN)
Graceland University

Program Details

Combine your studies to save time with the RN to BSN to MSN program offered online by Graceland University. Students interested in advanced primary practice nursing can pursue the Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner degree track. 

The online FNP program prepares nurses to care for individuals and families in a wide variety of healthcare settings. Graduates can practice in clinics, community-based organizations, long-term care facilities, and hospitals. The program offers practicum experiences in the MSN portion of the program that are able to be completed in the student’s own community. 

Specialty courses for this degree track include:

  • Primary care of pediatrics
  • Primary care of adults
  • Roles and issues for advanced practice nurses
  • Advanced practice nursing in primary care

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Graceland University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Current RN licensure in the United States
  • Strongly recommend two years of experience as an RN
  • A two-day, on-campus focus session is required for completion of the master of nursing portion

Restricted States

Kentucky, Maryland, New York, North Carolina, Tennessee