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Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner

Help provide care and guidance for those in your community

Even with shifting changes in the perception of the family dynamic, the true essence of the family unit remains the same. Norwich’s online Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN FNP) track will enhance your ability to deliver the highest level of care and guidance to an increasingly diverse patient population. Through advanced theoretical, research-based, and scientific instruction, you’ll learn valuable skills that are crucial when every second counts.

Program graduates also earn the knowledge and skills required to be prepared to sit for the FNP national certification board examination offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

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Professional Licensure Disclosure
The Master of Science in Nursing, with specializations in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, is designed to prepare students for advanced practice. The requirements for professional licensure or certification vary by state. Norwich University has determined that the Norwich nursing program meets or does not meet the educational requirements for state licensure. Please review our Professional Licensure Disclosure. 

Accreditation & Recognition

NECHE Accredited

 Norwich University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).



The master's degree program in nursing and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Norwich University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Next Master's Session Start Dates: 

FALL: August 26, 2024

WINTER: November 18, 2024

SPRING: February 17, 2025