Family Nurse Practitioner Programs Online

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The master's degree program in nursing at Carson-Newman University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

Family Nurse Practitioner Programs Online

Fulfill Your Calling as a Family Nurse Practitioner

Carson-Newman University’s online family nurse practitioner programs combine affordability with academic rigor. Not only do our programs make it possible for you to continue working while you study, but our cost per credit cost is competitively priced.

You’ll save up to $200 per credit hour when compared with nationwide competitors—all while experiencing the personalized, supportive environment of a private school education.

100% online

Access your coursework anytime, anywhere

Clinical placement services

We help find you a clinical placement site and preceptor

Affordable Tuition

A private school education at a state school price


Select Your Personal Family Nurse Practitioner Program

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

For the BSN-prepared nurse, choose the Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner option and graduate prepared to sit for the FNP national certification exam in as few as 32 months.


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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

For the MSN-prepared nurse, choose the Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate option and graduate ready to sit for the FNP national certification exam in 24 months or less.


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