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Online MSN Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
Earn an Advanced Practice, CCNE-Accredited Degree

Online MSN Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

Hone Your Advanced Practice Skills with an Online MSN

Ohio University's online MSN Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN-FNP) degree helps you build advanced practice skills to provide high-quality treatment in primary care settings.Throughout the program, you will develop the ability to manage patient care across the lifespan by using advanced assessment and diagnostic skills to develop, implement and evaluate treatment plans. When you complete this flexible, 40-credit MSN program, you will be well-prepared to sit for the AANP or ANCC certification exam. 

  • No GRE/GMAT required
  • Low Teacher-to-Student ratio
  • Faculty are practicing nurses, prepared at the Masters or Doctorate level
  • 2 start dates per year
  • Most graduates become certified on their first attempt
  • Fully accredited

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The online MSN Family Nurse Practitioner program at Ohio University covers the full scope of a family nurse practitioner's role. You will delve into leadership and organizational principles, evidence-based practice, pathophysiology, pharmacology, and health assessment. The program also emphasizes professional presence, effective writing, quality and safety in population health, advanced diagnostics, and clinical reasoning. Through rigorous coursework and extensive clinical experience, you will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to excel as a family nurse practitioner.

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