M.Sc. Online Blended

Family Nurse Practitioner

University of Indianapolis

36 months
766 USD/credit 12256 USD/year
766 USD/credit 12256 USD/year
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You've already answered the call to care for others as a nurse. But perhaps you're wishing you could take that career in a slightly different turn as a family nurse practitioner. You can do that in three years with the MS in Nursing—primary care Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program at the University of Indianapolis.


As a Family Nurse Practitioner, you will be able to improve the health of individuals and their families across their life spans, especially underserved and vulnerable populations.

If public health is a passion, with this program at the University of Indianapolis you will also be ready to educate professionals, clients, and communities regarding healthcare issues. Whether working one-on-one with a patient or bettering a whole community, you can do even more as an FNP.


  • Ranked in the top 20 of's best schools at which to pursue an online nurse practitioner degree.
  • Courses are hybrid format (on campus with and on line component)
  • Clinical hour requirements include experiences in diverse settings, allowing you to develop skills under a variety of circumstances
  • Can be completed in three years, including summer
  • UIndy graduates have achieved a 100% pass rate on the AANP national FNP Certification Exam
  • Program teaches you how to incorporate Christian values and ethical decision-making into clinical practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Clinical Human Anatomy
  • Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics in Primary Care
  • Applied Statistics
  • Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan
  • Culminating Evidence Based Practice Initiative/Project
  • Diagnostics & Procedures in Primary Care
  • Primary Care Across the Lifespan
  • Pediatric Primary Care
  • Primary Care of Women Across the Lifespan

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online graduate nursing application.
  • One recommendation letter from an individual with a minimum of a BSN that has served as your current/recent supervisor
  • Current resume
  • Full-time applicants (FNP/AGNP): Resume should demonstrate two years of full-time work experience as an RN before applying to the program
  • Part-time applicants (FNP/AGNP): Must demonstrate two years of full-time work experience prior to starting clinical course work
  • Essay addressing the applicant’s career goals related to becoming a Nurse Practitioner
  • 8 documented shadowing hours with an FNP, NNP or AGNP in a primary care or urgent care setting
  • A valid Indiana professional nursing license or an unencumbered RN license with eligibility for licensure in Indiana
  • Official transcripts of all previous college work
  • An interview with program faculty may be scheduled

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12256 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 766 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    12256 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 766 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Indianapolis

1017 - 1926 USD /month
Living costs

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


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