Nursing, MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner

Nursing, MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner

Program Overview

The Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN-FNP) program at Keiser University emphasizes the acquisition of advanced practice nursing knowledge and advanced practice clinical skills using a family-oriented approach. This program prepares graduates to demonstrate clinical expertise, collaboration, leadership, and superior critical thinking to achieve quality care for patients, families, communities, and health care systems. The curriculum focuses on health promotion, injury and illness prevention and management of acute and chronic illnesses across the lifespan. Students will also spend a significant amount of time in clinical practice experiences providing care to patients and families under the supervision of a qualified Keiser University preceptor.

Graduates are required to take the Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certification Examination in order to be licensed and to work as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

This program is aligned with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) guidelines as prescribed in the Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing (AACN 2011) and with the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) Population Focused Nurse Practitioner Competencies (NONPF 2013).

To learn more about the MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner program, contact us today.