The online Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner (RN to MSN) degree program from MCPHS University is designed to build upon students' associate's degrees in nursing, allowing them to move seamlessly into graduate-level coursework to earn a MSN-FNP without first earning their bachelor's degrees. Once admitted into the MSN-FNP portion of the program, students expand their education and clinical experience to provide safe, effective, culturally competent and advanced practice nursing care to individuals and families as a member of an interdisciplinary team and in the context of the community. Graduates are eligible to sit for the Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certification exam.
An associate’s degree in nursing (ADN) from an accredited college or university
A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in nursing courses
RN licensure in the state in which you intend to perform your clinical hours
A minimum of one year of full-time work as an RN by the start of the bridge program
Accreditation & Licensing
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
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