Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
University of Memphis

Program Details

Nurses can gain advanced skills to deliver primary healthcare services to patients of all ages with the online Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner program from the University of Memphis. Graduates will be skilled in a wide array of nursing functions, able to fully serve the needs of individuals and families throughout the lifespan and across the healthcare continuum. This online nurse practitioner degree provides students with knowledge and clinical skills in health promotion, disease prevention, patient assessment, and management of common acute and chronic illnesses.

Students can expect to study topics including:

  • Advanced pathophysiology
  • Advanced pharmacology
  • Advanced health assessment
  • Healthcare policy
  • Advanced nursing research

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly 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

Bachelor 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

  • Program includes on-campus intensives
  • Applicants must have a BSN degree and active RN license in the state where clinical assignments will be completed.