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

Program Details

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.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

MCPHS University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • RN licensure in the state in which the student intends to perform clinical hours
  • A total of four on-campus meetings will be required

Restricted States

Alabama, Arizona, Louisiana, Maryland, Tennessee, Utah, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Washington