Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences

Program Details

The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences offers an online MSN for the Family Nurse Practitioner role. Family nurse practitioners serve as expert healthcare providers across the human lifespan in a variety of settings. Classwork is online, and practica are performed with approved preceptors. This work is punctuated by hands-on clinical residencies on campus.

The curriculum prepares you to administer to the needs of infants, children, adults, and families. You’ll learn how to diagnose and treat illnesses, perform physical exams, administer immunizations, and manage chronic health problems. Graduates will be a primary resource for promoting health and wellness in their communities.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

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

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

Additional Info

  • Must provide evidence of an unrestricted, unencumbered RN license in state of residence
  • Requires completion of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program
  • Applicants are required to participate in two 3-day clinical residencies. There are also optional on-campus immersion experiences.

Restricted States

Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Rhode Island