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Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner

Program Details

The online MSN / Family Nurse Practitioner degree program from Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne prepares students to provide primary care to infants, children, adults, and geriatric patients. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • Pharmacotherapeutics
  • ​Informatics in Nursing
  • ​Research and Evidence-Based Practice
  • ​Care of Vulnerable Populations


  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree with a major in nursing from a program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Undergraduate 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Registered nurse licensure in the state where you will be completing your clinical hours
  • 300-level undergraduate research course within the last five years
  • 1 year experience working as an RN
  • 300-level undergraduate statistics course within the last five years
  • Three professional references
  • Resume
  • A three-day session that students attend during their first year of classes when they take NUR 50300, Advanced Health Assessment, is required

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)