Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Family

Family Nurse Practitioner Track

Envision Your Future as a FNP

  • 45 credit hour program prepares Registered Nurses in advanced nursing skills in order to pursue a career as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP).
  • Classes offered Online, allowing you the flexibility to work and plan your own schedule.
  • Emphasis on graduating culturally competent nurses who deliver top-notch care with compassion.
  • Prepares leaders who will influence health care delivery and health care policies.

Entrance Requirements

  1. BSN degree from a nursing school accredited by either the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN, formerly NLNAC) or by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  2. GPA 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (Cumulative GPA is a calculation inclusive of all academic course work from all schools attended)
  3. Current State of Florida RN Licensure. Out-of-state students must obtain a license to practice in Florida prior to admission
  4. Two letters of recommendation from qualified professionals in field
  5. Completion of all admission requirements for graduate education at the School of Science, Technology, and Engineering Management at St. Thomas University
  6. Availability for personal interview onsite or by SKYPE

Curriculum


NGR 600 Clinical Pharmacology
NGR 501 Philosophical & Theoretical Basis of Nursing
NGR 500 Advanced Pathophysiology

NGR Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
NGR Advanced Health Assessment
NGR Diversity in Advanced Health Practice
NGR Influencing Health Care Policy
NGR Advanced FNP: Children & Families I
NGR Advanced FNP: Children & Families I Practicum
NGR Advanced FNP: Adults
NGR Adv. FNP: Adults Practicum
NGR Adv. Pharmacotherapeutics
NGR Adult Gerontology
NGR Adv. Practice Nursing Integration


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