M.Sc. On Campus

Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

Indiana University Northwest

24 months
1189 USD/credit 24969 USD/year
1189 USD/credit 24969 USD/year
408 USD/credit 8568 USD/year
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 Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner from Indiana University Northwest is dedicated to advancement of evidence-based clinical practice within diverse healthcare settings. 


 With Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner from Indiana University Northwest graduates are prepared to expand their knowledge of health promotion, disease prevention, and health education with a focus on improving regional health care delivery and overall health of the people and communities of Northwest Indiana, one of the most diverse areas of the state. Graduates are eligible for national certification as family nurse practitioners.


Our program prepares nurses for advanced practice in family nurse practitioner. Registered Nurses with this degree promote community healthcare and lead change in the ever growing health delivery system.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership For Advanced Nursing Practice 
  • Pathophysiology Across The Lifespan 
  • Pharmacology For Nurse Practitioners
  • Assessment Of Individuals, Families, And Communities 
  • Dynamics Of Family Health Care 
  • Nursing Research Method
  • Primary Care (Pc) I: Acute Illness Processes 
  • Primary Care (Pc) Ii: Acute & Stable Chronic Illness Processes 
  • Primary Care (Pc) Iii: Chronic & Complex Illness Process 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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42 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submission of an Official College Transcript 
  • Baccalaureate GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale from an ACEN (formerly NLNAC) or CCNE accredited program.
  • Statement of professional aspirations about your leadership skills, work experiences, career plans and reasons for seeking an advanced practice degree 
  • Have and maintain a current, non-encumbered, RN license in any state where the applicant is practicing for the purpose of meeting MSN course requirements. 
  • Applicants need to have a grade of B- or higher in a 3-credit, 300 or 400 level class prior to admission
  • Clinical practice experience prior to admission is highly recommended.  
  • Personal interview with faculty admissions committee
  • Two professional letters of reference with one from a current manager
  • Submission of current professional CV/resume
  • Submission of National Criminal Background Check
  • English Proficiency
  • Immigration Documentation
  • Financial Support Documentation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24969 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1189 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    24969 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1189 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 408 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Gary

956 - 1547 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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