Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Loyola University New Orleans

Program Details

This online Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner program is designed for busy, working nurse professionals. Coursework can be primarily completed online, along with supervised practicum work in the student’s local area, and two on-campus intensive sessions.

Students learn advanced practice nursing skills, allowing them to provide holistic, evidence-based care to patients and families across the lifespan. The online FNP program offers courses focused on the specialized care needs of pediatric, adult, women, and gerontological patients. Graduates will have the knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective care, as well as take on leadership roles within their organizations.

Subjects covered in this degree program include:

  • Population health management
  • Advanced pathophysiology, health assessment, and pharmacotherapeutics
  • Advanced research methods
  • Integrating behavioral health in primary care
  • Informatics and finance

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Loyola University New Orleans is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • An unencumbered RN licensure