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

Program Details

The Family Nurse Practitioner concentration in Loyola University’s online MSN program opens the door to a variety of employment opportunities in primary care settings. Here, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to provide holistic care to individuals, families, and populations across the health continuum as an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN).  Family Nurse Practitioners frequently work in primary care settings, but they also find gainful employment in hospitals, schools, homes, correctional facilities, rural clinics, and more. In this role, you may be required to conduct physical examinations, diagnose illnesses, help patients focus on wellness and disease prevention, prescribe medication, assist in minor surgeries, and more.

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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)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)