The MSN in Family Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program online from Morningside College helps RNs advance their careers and become leaders in healthcare. This program prepares students for positions as primary care providers for both individuals and families. You will study the characteristics and issues found in the primary care setting, including conducting physical exams, diagnosing and treating common acute illnesses and injuries, and more. The curriculum prepares students to administer treatments and to manage chronic health problems.
Graduates are eligible to sit for the certification exam.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Morningside College is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV
- Three on-site residencies are required
- Valid RN license in Iowa or state participating in the licensure compact