Master On Campus

Family Nurse Practitioner

Belmont University

24 months
1390 USD/credit 28495 USD/year
1390 USD/credit 28495 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Nursing curriculum offered by Belmont University is designed to provide a plan of study in the advanced practice option of Family Nurse Practitioner. This program also provides a foundation for doctoral study.


Program of study

Nursing education at the master's level builds upon baccalaureate nursing preparation. Program courses and content are organized to facilitate the progression of student learning from that of a baccalaureate generalist to that of a specialist. 

The Family Nurse Practitioner curriculum at Belmont University has two dimensions: core and specialization.  Core courses are taken by all students and include theory, research, economics, statistics and issues. Specialty courses are based upon the area of specialization.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice 
  • Statistics in Health Care Research 
  • Transition to Graduate Nursing Practice
  • Advanced Pharmacology 
  • Advanced Health Assessment 
  • Advanced Health Assessment Lab 
  • Advanced Pathophysiology 
  • Advanced Nursing Research 
  • Primary Health Care I 
  • Primary Health Care I Clinical
  • Clinical Information Systems 
  • Nursing and Health Care Issues: Trends, Policy and Economics 
  • Primary Health Care II 
  • Primary Health Care II Clinical

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


41 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from a nationally accredited baccalaureate-granting institution with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA from all undergraduate coursework. 
  • Proof of a current RN license from the student's state of residence and/or practice. 
  • Graduate Record Examination taken within the last five years
  • A completed application file
  • A successful on-campus interview, if invited 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28495 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1390 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    28495 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1390 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Nashville

1183 - 2197 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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