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Forbes Best Value College 2019

U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Master's Degree 2020

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

The online Master of Science – 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 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

Accreditation & Awards

  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)*
  • Top 100 nursing schools (U.S. News & World Report)
  • 98% FNP first-time licensure pass rate (2010-2018)
  • Recognized as #8 Top Value School by College Factual

Online MS-FNP Fast Facts

  • 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

*The master's degree program in nursing at Texas Woman's University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).