Master of Science in Nursing / Family Nurse Practitioner
Utica College

Program Details

Utica College offers an online master’s degree in Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). As a FNP, you’ll be able to provide a higher level of patient care. In this role you can diagnose and treat patients, establish community programs, and complete research that changes healthcare. 

The FNP degree mandates a 3-day (Fri – Sun) immersion experience and 720 practicum hours, which can be applied towards the 1,000 hours required for a DNP degree.

FNP Certification: The online MS – FNP program prepares you for national certification through American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board (AANP).

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Utica College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Criminal Background Check, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Essay/Writing Sample

Additional Info

  • Applicants should have at least 2,000 hours of work experience. 

Restricted States

New York, Florida, Massachusetts, Vermont