Family Nurse Practitioner

D’Youville College

24 months
1029 USD/credit
1029 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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We offer a master degree in Family Nurse Practitioner at the D’Youville College. A family nurse practitioner meets the healthcare needs of the family by providing primary and specialty care for patients of all ages.


Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays and the program can be completed in two-years of full-time study. Upon graduation, you are eligible to take the examination for board certification.

If you’re interested in becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), D’Youville College’s nursing program is an ideal place to start. Established in 1942, the Patricia H. Garman School of Nursing has an excellent reputation as one of the best in the region for high-quality, student-centered education.

What You'll Learn

As a student in D'Youville's master of science FNP program, you will:

  • Learn to assess, diagnose and manage common acute and chronic illnesses;
  • Gain skills in promoting healthy habits and educating patients about disease prevention;
  • Get practical experience in women's health, pediatrics and adult settings;
  • Benefit from the opportunity to work closely with faculty mentors and those from the nursing community.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • Advanced Health Assessment Lab
  • Health Promotion-Children & Families
  • Health Promotion-Women
  • Health Promotion Adults Aging Population
  • Fnp Practicum in Pediatrics In Pediatrics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




40 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A letter of recommendation from a faculty member from your undergraduate institution or a healthcare professional with an advanced degree.
  • A letter of intention.
  • Scores from GRE, MCAT, DAT, or VAT exams (if taken).
  • Transcipts for a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution wherein student must have prerequisite courses with a minimum grades of "C" if completed at a 4-year institution or "B's" if they were completed at a 2-year institution.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1029 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1029 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1029 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1029 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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