Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Specialty Track Overview

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

In as few as eight (8) semesters, Chamberlain’s Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner specialty track prepares students to expand their nursing practice. Through 100% online coursework, the FNP curriculum integrates theory and practical application through online discussion threads, simulation and clinical experiences.

Program Highlights

  • Online classwork with no mandatory login or chat times
  • Engaged, responsive faculty
  • No group work
  • No GRE or entrance exam required
  • Six start-dates per year

Graduates of the program are prepared to sit for national certification as an FNP and enhance their role and opportunity for advancement in a wide range of healthcare settings.

Benefits of Chamberlain’s MSN FNP Program

Real-World Experience: 

You’ll learn from practicing FNPs, who bring their rich, life experiences to the classroom. Application to real-world scenarios is emphasized through both coursework and the practicum experience.

Superior Support:
Advisors and faculty are with you every step of the journey. The academic team provides guidance and support throughout you coursework and practicum experiences. Faculty members typically respond to student questions within 24 hours and are available by email, phone and the online course shell. With a strong team behind you for support, you’ll be able to focus on what’s important – learning new skills and gaining confidence.

A History of Excellence:
Drawing on more than 125 years of educating extraordinary nurses, Chamberlain’s MSN degree program was ranked among the best online graduate nursing programs for 2015 by U.S. News & World Report. The MSN degree program is accredited by the CCNE.*

Read more about the MSN Family Nurse Practitioner curriculum.

Call an admission representative today at 877.751.5783 or request more information to learn more about Chamberlain’s MSN FNP program!

At this time, Chamberlain College of Nursing cannot accept inquiries from the states of Washington D.C., Idaho, Louisiana, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington for the MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Program.

*The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree program (includes the FNP & all specialty tracks) at Chamberlain College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202.887.6791).

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Classes start October 24.

What to Expect in Chamberlain’s MSN-FNP Program

What to Expect in Chamberlain’s MSN-FNP Program

For nurses interested in earning their Master of Science in Nursing in the Family Nurse Practitioner specialty track, there are some key things to be aware of before entering the program. Read more.

Family Nurse Practitioner Career Opportunities

The Family Nurse Practitioner specialty track prepares you for roles* including:

  • College Health
  • Family Practice
  • Health Department
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Primary Care
  • Retail Clinics
  • Women’s Health

  • *Some careers may require several years of experience in addition to educational credentials.