M.Sc. Online

Family Nurse Practitioner

Walsh University

24 months
705 USD/credit 21150 USD/year
705 USD/credit 21150 USD/year
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The online Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Walsh University is more flexible and affordable than similar programs, plus offers dedicated 1-on-1 support. You can also continue to work full-time and still graduate in only 2.5 years.


Online FNP Program Fast Facts

  • Advance Your Nursing Practice
Develop advanced clinical skills and expand care in your community. Enjoy more autonomy and more work-life balance as a family nurse practitioner.
  • Affordable Tuition
Take advantage of reasonable tuition rates of $725 per credit hour. Learn more about flexible financial aid options.
  • Flexible
Take just one or two courses while continuing to work full time. Enjoy easy access and log in at any time, anywhere.
  • Clinical Placement Service Available
Avoid the stress of finding your own clinical placement. Walsh will provide you with clinical sites and preceptors for your clinical courses.
  • Expert Faculty
Connect with an engaged faculty of experienced nurses who understand today’s dynamic health care environment.
  • Dedicated Support

Find support every step of the way. Receive proactive, one-on-one coaching until you graduate to help you succeed.


According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, individuals 25 and older with a Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Walsh University earned approximately $10,000 more a year than their counterparts with a bachelor’s degree. The nursing profession is expected to grow by 31% by 2024, leading to the creation of more than 50,000 jobs.

Family Nurse Practitioners work in a variety of environments, including:

  • Primary care settings
  • Ambulatory care centers
  • Clinics
  • Hospitals

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing report that nurse practitioners earn average salaries of $97,000-$100, 000. The National Governor’s Association notes that by 2019, the demand for primary care in the United States will increase by between 15 million and 25 million visits per year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • Clinical Pharmcology
  • Care of Women
  • Care of Family in Primary Care 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • No GMAT or GRE required
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts from all academic institutions attended
  • Current resume
  • No application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 705 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    21150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 705 USD per credit during 24 months.


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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