For those RNs seeking to advance their careers while becoming leaders in the field, the online MSN in Family Nurse Practitioner degree is available from Salve Regina University. Building on the baccalaureate program and offering a clear path to the post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Program, this master’s in nursing empowers students to lead others to embrace healthy living and social justice. You will complete courses in didactic and experiential learning as you prepare to become a primary care provider to patients of all ages. The program prepares students to be both independent and collaborative health care providers as they work to ensure the quality of patient care and advocate for the well-being of individuals, families, and the communities they live in.
This online nurse practitioner degree offers the flexibility working adults need in order to earn a degree while still meeting professional obligations. The combination of synchronous and asynchronous class meetings promote personal connections with faculty while remaining flexible.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Salve Regina University is accredited by:
New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Must hold a current RN license in good standing
- Salve Regina has not determined if this program meets licensure standards in other states.