M.S. in Advanced Practice Nursing
Program Offerings in Advanced Practice Nursing
The M.S. in Advanced Practice Nursing offers two programs of study:
- Family Nurse Practitioner (F.N.P.): qualifies you to seek certification and employment as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
- Clinical Nurse Specialist (C.N.S.): qualifies you to seek certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in a Maternal/Child or Adult/Gerontology clinical specialty.
The program also offers post-master’s certificate options in: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Nurse Educator.
The curriculum of our programs reflects a commitment to the fundamental nature of nursing, which is professional caring for people by providing compassionate, holistic, evidence-based care to diverse populations.
Fisher's Nursing faculty are committed to working with you to plan a program of study that promotes personal balance while successfully completing program requirements. Our Nursing faculty value diversity in perspectives, experiences, and learning styles, and anticipate that you will engage in self-directed, interactive learning characterized by integrity, initiative, and interpersonal growth.