Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Specialty Track Overview

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

In less than three years, Chamberlain’s Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner specialty track prepares students to expand their nursing practice. Through 100% online coursework, the FNP curriculum integrates theory and practical application through online discussion threads, simulation and clinical experiences.

Program Highlights

  • Online classwork with no mandatory login or chat times
  • Engaged, responsive faculty
  • Scholarships available
  • No group work
  • No GRE or entrance exam required
  • Six start-dates per year

Graduates of the program are prepared to sit for national certification as an FNP and enhance their role and opportunity for advancement in a wide range of healthcare settings.

Benefits of Chamberlain’s MSN FNP Program

Flexibility for the Working Nurse:
Chamberlain’s FNP curriculum is designed for the busy, working nurse. With no mandatory login times and no group work, students complete weekly assignments and participate in discussion threads around their schedule.

Real-World Experience:
Students learn from practicing FNPs, who bring their rich, life experiences to the classroom. Application to real-world scenarios is emphasized through both coursework and the practicum experience.

Superior Support:
Advisors and faculty are with students every step of the journey. The academic team provides guidance and support throughout students’ coursework and practicum experiences. Faculty members typically respond to student questions within 24 hours and are available by email, phone and the online course shell. With a strong team behind them for support, students can focus on what’s important – learning new skills and gaining confidence.

A History of Excellence:
Drawing from 125 years of educating extraordinary nurses, Chamberlain’s MSN degree program was ranked among the best online graduate nursing programs for 2013 by U.S. News & World Report. The MSN degree program is accredited by the CCNE.


Read more about the MSN Family Nurse Practitioner curriculum.


Call an admission representative today at 877.751.5783 or request more information to get started in Chamberlain’s MSN FNP program!


At this time, Chamberlain College of Nursing cannot accept inquiries from the states of Washington D.C., Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, or Washington for the MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Program.


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U.S. News and World Report - Best Online Programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked Chamberlain among the best online graduate nursing programs for 2013, based on factors including faculty credentials, graduation rates and student services and technologies.