Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Rockhurst University

Program Details

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:

  • Pediatrics
  • Oncology
  • Neonatal
  • Psychiatric
  • Clinical care

% Online

Mostly 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 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

  • This program includes a clinical immersion course that requires two full days on campus.