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Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner
M.S. in Nursing (M.S.) - Family Nurse Practitioner Specialization
With your online M.S. in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner (F.N.P.) from Northern Illinois University, you’ll gain the advanced clinical care skills to take advantage of major growth areas in the field of nursing.
You’ll gain more independence in your practice, and attain the skills to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Family Nurse Practitioner Certification exam.
The F.N.P. role is vital to the health care system to balance quality care and cost against increased health care demands. In 2017, F.N.P.s earned an average annual salary of $110,930, with employment opportunities projected to grow 31 percent through 2026.
Our online M.S. in Nursing has the following admissions requirements:
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Small Suburb
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999