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Guaranteed Clinical Placement
Our Clinical Placement Coordinators will find a guaranteed placement for you.

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No GMAT/GRE Requirement
The GMAT or GRE is not required for admission.

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High Passing Rates
100% of our 2019 graduates passed their AANP and ANCC certification exams on their first attempt.

Evidence-informed Family Practice

Become a compassionate primary care provider for individuals and families through evidence-informed care with our online MSN-FNP program. Translate theoretical knowledge from the sciences and humanities into the delivery of advanced nursing care to diverse populations, individuals and families, design preventative clinical strategies to promote health and reduce the risk of disease, and demonstrate advanced practice competencies in the delivery of safe, quality care to diverse populations.

Research and Analysis

Develop an analytical framework to facilitate evidence-informed practice and knowledge integration. Incorporate theory and evidence-informed practice principles to optimize quality patient care and incorporate healthcare technologies to deliver, coordinate, and optimize health care.

Utilize organizational and systems leadership strategies to promote high-quality and safe care to individuals, families, groups, and communities.

Ethical Leadership and Advocacy

Apply principles of interprofessional collaboration to improve patient and population health outcomes:

  • Integrate professional and ethical standards in advanced nursing practice
  • Analyze the influence of healthcare policy development, regulation, and finance on healthcare organizations and delivery systems

Admissions Requirements

  • BSN with 3.0 GPA
  • RN license (unencumbered)
  • Professional essay
  • One (1) year of full-time experience as a practicing professional nurse by the first day of class
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Professional video introduction

Program Features

  • CCNE-accredited and U.S. News & World Report ranked program
  • Recognized as a College of Distinction for Nursing
  • Top 15% nursing program for veterans and Top 15% nursing program for non-traditional students (College Factual)
  • Clinical Placement Services offered
  • On-campus residency connects you with your peers and instructors
  • No GRE/GMAT required
  • Total Credit Hours: 45
  • Total Clinical Hours: 700
  • Note: Our online MSN-FNP program is offered on a part time only basis

"I would absolutely recommend Marymount University to someone considering a nursing degree. The personal attention you receive is unmatched."

- Angeline Thomas

Frequently Asked Questions About the Online MSN-FNP Program

How does the clinical placement process work?

Read about the clinical placement process below. For additional information, visit our Clinical Placement Services page, schedule an appointment with an admissions advisor or call them at 888-902-1771.

Are Marymount University's online programs accredited?

The MSN-FNP and DNP-FNP nursing programs are accredited by the CCNE.

How long does the MSN-FNP program take to complete?

It takes 7 consecutive semesters to complete (just over two years).

Is financial aid available to online students?

Please contact an admissions advisor to schedule an appointment or contact them at 888-902-1771 to learn if you qualify for financial assistance.


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