Walsh University

Master of Science in Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner)



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner)

Format: Online

Program Description:

Lead the Way with an Advanced Nursing Degree

Walsh University’s online Master of Science in Nursing program offers students two career paths: Nurse Educator or Family Nurse Practitioner. An MSN degree gives you the autonomy to define your future in the nursing field. As a Family Nurse Practitioner, graduates will expand their scope of practice, work collaboratively with other health care professionals, and manage patient care across the lifespan. As a Nurse Educator, graduates will be prepared to teach in a variety of settings and influence the next generation of nursing professionals.

The MSN at Walsh University

Faculty and support staff are available to help students through their Master’s in Nursing journey. We feature small classes and caring professors, administrators, and advisors to make sure that you get the appropriate attention you need and that your Walsh experience is rich and rewarding. Students will expand their understanding of nursing science and will gain additional insight into advanced health assessment, pathophysiology, and pharmacology, as well as health promotion, health care policy, and inter-professional collaboration, We offer close faculty clinical oversight, to ensure students are advancing in skills and leadership in order to make a smooth transition to advanced roles in nursing.
Regardless of which pathway you select, Family Nurse Practitioner or Nurse Educator, you will graduate with an advanced nursing degree, ready to take the next step in your nursing career.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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