Post–Master Nursing Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner
Minnesota State University-Mankato

Program Details

The online Nursing Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner program from Minnesota State University-Mankato provides nurses who already have masters degree preparation in another area of nursing the opportunity to complete courses necessary to seek national certification and practice as a family nurse practitioner. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • ​Reproductive health
  • Adult and older adult health
  • Women's health
  • Pediatric health
  • ​Family nursing science


  • Must be a registered nurse with a master’s degree in another area of nursing.

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

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