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Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with a Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner

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Are you interested in a registered nursing master’s degree program in the Austin area? The Master of Science in Nursing degree program (MSN) at South University’s Austin campus in Austin, Texas, is designed to develop and enhance the knowledge and skills of registered nurses. It is also designed for those nurses who want to pursue more advanced positions in today’s challenging health care environment. The program blends nursing theory with advanced practice concepts that will prepare students to work within a health care organization or educational setting.

The Registered Nursing master’s program consists of six core courses and courses in an area of specialization. The Registered Nursing master’s degree program includes integrated practical experience, and a final project to assess learning outcomes.

Family Nurse Practitioner Specialization 62 Credit Hours

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) education at South University prepares advanced practice nurses for the current and evolving primary health care system. The South University College of Nursing program focuses on advanced health sciences knowledge and skills to prepare advanced clinicians to deliver leading edge, community-based primary health care to individuals and families across the lifespan. The program places a strong emphasis on health promotion as well as the development of positive health behaviors for clients at different developmental and age stages. FNP students share course content with fellow students in the Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) programs where appropriate. This structure exposes students to a variety of expert specialty faculty and supports development of inter-specialty relationships in client management.

End your search today for registered nursing master’s degree programs in the Austin area with South University, Austin.

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