The MSN / Family Nurse Practitioner degree online prepares students to diagnose and treat patients of all ages. Nurses gain expertise in integrating evidence-based practice into their care of patients with common acute, chronic physical, and psychiatric diseases.
Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences at Rockhurst University focuses on meeting the total needs for advanced practice nursing care of diverse populations in a wide range of settings. Students learn how to develop long-term care plans for patients, manage health conditions, prevent disease, and promote healthy habits. The online FNP program incorporates scientific and theoretical concepts from relevant disciplines to improve nursing practice.
Graduates can pursue employment as a nurse practitioner in specialty areas such as:
- Clinical care
% OnlineMostly Online
Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Rockhurst University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- This program includes a clinical immersion course that requires two full days on campus.