Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

The MSN in Family Nurse Practitioner is an online FNP program from Northern Kentucky University.  This program is designed for nurses seeking to advance their careers and autonomy by becoming primary care providers.  The curriculum prepares you to treat patients of all ages in a full range of primary healthcare services, including making referrals, treating chronic and acute illnesses, ordering tests, and prescribing medications.  Courses emphasize advanced healthcare standards, theory, and evidence-based practice.  You will be prepared to take over as a primary care provider and are eligible to sit for the FNP certification exam.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northern Kentucky University 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)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Proof of 1000 hours of practice as Registered Nurse.
  • A copy of your current, unencumbered RN License in the state(s) you are licensed and practice.