Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi

Program Details

Prepare for advanced practice nursing roles with the Family Nurse Practitioner track of this online Master of Science in Nursing degree program. Graduates are eligible to sit for the Family Nurse Practitioner national certification exam. 

Core classes provide a graduate-level understanding of the scientific underpinnings of nursing practice. Students study research methods, health policy, cultural diversity, and more. In-person clinical experiences in the student’s area provide hands-on practice in a real-world environment.

Specialized course topics for this online nurse practitioner program include:

  • Wellness and health promotion
  • Finance for the nurse practitioner
  • Management of acute and chronic illness
  • Advanced physiology with pathophysiological applications

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Current professional Registered Nurse license