Online Nursing Programs

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Online Nursing Programs

100% Online Nursing Programs

Carson-Newman online Master of Science in Nursing - FNP and Post-Master's FNP Certificate programs are delivered 100% online (not including clinicals or residency) and are designed to empower working RNs for career advancement, while continuing to work full-time. The online MSN-FNP and PMC-FNP programs are taught by a caring faculty of expert nurse educators who are active nurse practitioners in their communities.

Nursing students in our online MSN-FNP and PMC-FNP programs can expect unrivaled student support from a dedicated student success advisor and stress-free clinical placements for master's level clinical rotations.

Carson-Newman University is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and master's degree program in nursing at Carson-Newman University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791 (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org). Our nursing programs use evidence-based practice and a holistic approach to nursing to produce autonomous caregivers who think critically and approach healthcare from an ethical perspective.

Select Your Personal Pathway

Online Nursing Degree and Certificate Programs Designed for Working Nurses

Program length will vary based on pathway, progress and awarded transfer credits. Apply today or ask an Enrollment Advisor how to get your free and fast transfer evaluation, usually within 24 hours.

 

You are an RN with a Bachelor's in Nursing (BSN) Degree

Online MSN-FNP (Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner)

Online MSN-FNP

Choose the Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner option to:

  • Enhance clinical expertise and develop deep knowledge of a variety of populations including children and adolescents, adults and the elderly, women and more
  • Graduate prepared to sit for the national certification exam as an FNP in as few as 32 months
  • Benefit from stress-free clinical placements for clinical rotations
  • Enjoy more professional autonomy and work-life balance as a Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Prepare to thrive in an in-demand field projected to grow by 36% by 2026
  • Qualify for positions with an average annual salary of $109,021 according to the AANP 2018 Nurse Practitioner Compensation Survey
 

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You are an RN with a Master's in Nursing (MSN) Degree

Online Post-Master's FNP (Family Nurse Practitioner) Certificate

Online Post-Master's FNP Certificate

Choose the Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate option to:

  • Enhance your nursing credentials with a Family Care specialization
  • Graduate ready to sit for national certification exam as an FNP in 24 months or less
  • Benefit from stress-free clinical placements for clinical rotations
  • Enjoy more professional autonomy and job satisfaction as a Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Earn your certificate faster by taking advantage of our generous transfer policy and multiple start dates
  • Qualify for positions with an average annual salary of $109,021 according to the AANP 2018 Nurse Practitioner Compensation Survey
 

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