Become a holistic primary care provider through a transformative experience that focuses on all-encompassing patient care, advanced clinical expertise, critical thinking, clinical reasoning and professional growth.
Deliver Quality Health Care as a Family Nurse Practitioner
The online Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program at Texas Woman’s University (TWU) is uniquely designed for BSN-prepared nurses. Develop clinical skills with an emphasis on quality, accuracy and the patient experience. Expand your problem-solving and investigative capabilities using a range of resources. Gain an understanding of advanced practice nursing and grow as a leader. Strengthen your approach to a compassionate, multifaceted nursing practice that treats the whole patient.
Support the Entire Patient Experience
As a Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner student, you will:
- Go beyond treating illness to understanding the range of factors that can impact health and wellbeing
- Deepen your knowledge of advanced topics such as pharmacology, pathophysiology, patient assessments, treatment methods and applied research to develop essential competencies
- Discover a range of resources for assessment, analysis and diagnosis
- Understand advanced practice nursing from multiple perspectives
- Build the professional, interpersonal and leadership skills needed for success
Online MSN-FNP Fast Facts
- Didactic coursework delivered fully online
- 13-week courses, 3 intakes per year (spring, summer, fall)
- 13 total courses, 46 credit hours
- 6 of 13 courses have associated clinical hours
- Finish in just under 3 years
- Competitive tuition rates
- Hold a BSN degree from an accredited school of nursing
- 3.0 minimum GPA (Students with 2.8 or higher may be considered for admittance on a provisional basis)
- Current, unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) license
To view full requirements, tuition and financial aid information, access your free program guide.