Georgetown University - School of Nursing & Health Studies
Founded in 1903, Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies has a highly-regarded history in the nursing field. Our nationally ranked graduate programs are renowned for producing some of today’s top nursing and medical talent. In fact, our master’s level students often achieve a very high, if not perfect, first time passing rate on their board examinations.

Master of Science degree in Nursing Delivered Online - Family Nurse Practitioner program
  • The Family Nurse Practitioner program prepares current registered nurses to fulfill the role of a competent, caring practitioner responsible for managing the care of families in the primary care setting.
  • Earn your Master of Science in Nursing degree in 18 months as a full-time student or in 26 months as a part-time student.
  • Participate in specialty-specific clinical experiences
  • Applicants must be BSN-prepared RNs
Dynamic learning environment

Core graduate coursework covers interdisciplinary nursing, science, and ethics requirements that are designed to help you become a more effective nurse no matter your specialization. Advanced classes expand your knowledge in your specialty area and develop skills in evidence-based, holistic practice.

During on-campus intensive weekends at Georgetown University, you will use state-of-the-art medical equipment and leading experiential learning facilities, such as the O’Neill Family Foundation Clinical Simulation Center.

Prepare for Certification  

You will be eligible to obtain the following certifications upon completion of the Family Nurse Practitioner program:
  • Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (FNP-BC)
  • Nurse Practitioner – Certified (NP-C)
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To learn more about our Family Nurse Practitioner program, fill out the form on this page. We can answer any questions you have and help you determine if Georgetown University’s rigorous program is right for you.

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