M.Sc. Blended

Family Nurse Practitioner

Edgewood College

36 months
1052 USD/credit 16832 USD/year
1052 USD/credit 16832 USD/year
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The Family Nurse Practitioner program at Edgewood College hold a mission designed to develop nurses into leaders with advanced knowledge, Dominican values, and the ability to contribute to the changing, diverse healthcare environment. Advanced practice roles in nursing require further enhancement of critical reasoning and decision making skills as theory is translated into practice.


Edgewood College offer two tracks to reach your educational and professional goals of becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP).  You can choose to either complete only the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)-FNP or continue on to add on the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)-Executive Leadership degree as well.

About this program

The advantage to Edgewood College’s program structure is that after receiving the MSN-FNP, you can seek certification as a FNP and work in that capacity while continuing on with your doctoral level coursework to also complete the DNP.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  •  Clinical Prevention: Assessment & Planning for Aggregates
  •  Theoretical Foundations of Role Development for the Nurse Leader
  • Healthcare Financing and Regulatory Environments
  • Healthcare Systems and Policy
  • Advanced Leadership Roles in the Healthcare System
  • Applied Statistics
  • Translational Scholarship for Evidence-Based Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Provide evidence of a baccalaureate or more advanced degree from a nursing program accredited by a national nursing accreditation body with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for regular admission status. 
  • Complete and submit graduate application (including $30 fee) to Graduate and Professional Studies Admissions.
  • Request that official transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate academic 
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from nursing supervisors
  • Submit a written statement 
  • Currently hold a license as a registered professional nurse.
  • Prior to beginning the MSN program’s practicum requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1052 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    16832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1052 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Madison

1015 - 1752 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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