Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Texas A & M International University

Program Details

The MSN / Family Nurse Practitioner program from Texas A&M International University seeks to educate nurses on caring for the wellbeing of complex and diverse patient populations. Graduates will have the knowledge and skills necessary to advance their careers and serve as advanced practice nurse leaders.

This online nurse practitioner program focuses on research, policy, and practice as avenues to promote health and wellbeing for all. Students will study healthcare in terms of local, national, and international communities. Graduates can find employment in a wide range of healthcare settings, including hospitals, clinics and medical centers, rehabilitation centers, summer camps, health departments, insurance companies, and more.

The curriculum covers topics such as:

  • Healthcare policy and social justice
  • Healthcare informatics
  • Primary care of adults, geriatrics, and families
  • Primary care of pediatrics and families
  • Primary care of adult and women’s health

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from a nationally accredited program, including successful completion of a statistics course
  • Must have a RN license valid in Texas
  • Minimum one year of work experience as a Registered Nurse in a hospital setting