Georgetown University FNP Programs

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School of Nursing and Health Studies

  • Georgetown University School of Nursing and Health Studies established in 1903
  • Dean: Martin Y. Iguchi
  • Faculty: About 70 full-time, 80 part-time
  • Students: Approximately 900 undergraduate, second degree, and graduate students
  • Accreditation: Middle States Commission on Higher Education and The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Fun Fact: Georgetown is the oldest Catholic, Jesuit university in the United States

MSN-FNP Specialization at Georgetown University

Georgetown University offers an MSN-FNP track that prepares registered nurses to provide independent general care for families. Classes focus on health promotion, disease prevention, assessment, and management of common acute and chronic illnesses. Students can elect to take courses online on a part-time or full-time basis. Additional program information includes:

  • Post Master’s Certificate option available (19 credits)
  • 44-46 credit hours required for the degree
  • Prepares graduates for board certification examination
  • Admissions handled on a rolling basis with start dates in January, March, May, August, and November

Nurse Practitioner Programs from Georgetown University

It was not always possible to earn a family nurse practitioner degree online, but shifts in education have allowed more accredited schools these programs entirely online. While online FNP programs are still relatively new, dozens of master and doctoral nurse programs are available. To see if a school offers the right program for you, use the links below to contact a school to learn more.

Georgetown University
MSN in FNP Specialization
Georgetown University — Georgetown University is one of the few schools offering an online program for student pursuing a career as a family nurse practitioner. Established in 1789, Georgetown is one of America's oldest institutions for higher education and now offers over 100 programs through its eight schools from business to medicine and healthcare.
Kaplan University
MSN to DNP in Family Nurse Practitioner
Kaplan University — In addition to its several online nursing programs, Kaplan University has a MSN to DNP in Family Nurse Practitioner. Originally the American Institute of Commerce founded in 1937, Kaplan is one of the largest online schools with 70 campuses across the country and offers almost 200 online programs at the associate, bachelor, master, and doctoral levels.
University of Cincinnati
MSN in Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
MSN in Nurse Midwifery
University of Cincinnati — If you want to advance your career in nursing, the University of Cincinnati offers online degrees for nursing professionals including an MSN in Women's Health or Nursing Midwifery. UC was founded in 1819 and while the school now has over 42,000 students, the student to faculty ratio is only 15 to one, so you get the support and attention you need as you pursue your degree.
South University
MSN in Nurse Practitioner
South University — South University has an impressive online division that is convenient for working professionals trying to earn their MSN. A Georgia-based school, South U was founded in 1889 and now offers almost 30 online programs and has schools in eight states.

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