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Master of Science in Nursing

About

Advance your clinical nursing skills in our Master of Science in Nursing (MSN-FNP) program. We will prepare you for the advanced nursing practice role of a family nurse practitioner, whether you have a BSN or a bachelor’s degree in a non-nursing field. Our program is deeply connected to Louisville’s thriving medical community, and the skills you learn in class and clinicals can translate to opportunities in the field of nursing.

Features

  • Study full time or part time with our flexible scheduling
  • Gain diagnostic reasoning and clinical skills
  • Enhance your learning with interactive health assessment modules and presentations
  • Benefit from clinical placements arranged by dedicated faculty
  • Take courses in pharmacology

Facts

The field of nurse practitioners is predicted to grow 31 percent through 2022 (Source: U.S. Department of Labor)

U.S. News & World Report ranks nurse practitioner as one of the Top 10 Best Jobs (100 Best Jobs of 2015 list)

Career Options

As a family nurse practitioner, you can work in a variety of primary care settings, including:

  • Doctor’s offices
  • Clinics
  • Community health
  • Private homes 
  • Schools
  • Hospitals