Post-Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner
University of Memphis

Program Details

Nurses with previous master’s-level education can earn an additional clinical certification with this online Family Nurse Practitioner program. Coursework and clinical experiences prepare students to deliver primary health care to all ages.

This online Nurse Practitioner program examines the needs of individual patients and families throughout the lifespan and across the health continuum. Students gain skills and knowledge necessary for health promotion, disease prevention, physical assessment, and the management of common acute and chronic illnesses.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Memphis is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a master's degree in nursing from an accredited program, including satisfactory completion of specific prerequisite courses.
  • Applicants must be eligible to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state where clinical assignments will be completed.