Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Rider University

Program Details

Take the next step in your career with the online MSN with a concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner from Rider University. The flexible and convenient online curriculum encourages self-directed learning and critical reasoning, including 700 clinical hours completed in your preferred location. You’ll graduate prepared to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB), and with a deeper understanding of subjects such as:

  • Socialization in the APRN role
  • Advanced pathophysiology
  • Clinical prevention and population health
  • Health delivery and information systems

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Rider University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires completion of a NLN or CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree
  • Must hold an unencumbered RN license in good standing