Now Accepting Inquiries and Applications for Spring 2024!
The Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program at Seton Hall University prepares advanced practice nurses to excel in providing a wide range of patient care services, including primary and specialty care, to populations across the lifespan from neonates through gerontological services.
Our 100% online master’s program is designed to meet the demands of the ever-evolving healthcare landscape, offering our students unparalleled opportunities for personal and professional growth. By specializing in family, adult and pediatric nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner, you'll position yourself for a rewarding career with numerous employment opportunities in diverse healthcare settings.
Students in the program will complete 600 hours of preceptor supervised clinical practice with patients across the lifespan. Graduates are eligible to sit for the American Academy of Nurse Practitioner (AANPCB) or the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Family Nurse Practitioner examinations.
Our curriculum places a strong emphasis on cultivating well-rounded professionals who possess the following attributes:
- Engaged Scholar-Practitioners: We foster an environment that encourages lifelong learning and the pursuit of knowledge, empowering you to make meaningful contributions to the art and science of nursing. You will develop the expertise to take on leadership roles in shaping healthcare policies that positively impact patient outcomes.
- Clinical Excellence: Through comprehensive coursework and hands-on clinical experiences, you will gain expertise in providing exceptional health care. Our program equips you with the necessary tools to make independent clinical judgments and excel in patient care. You will engage in peer review, advocate for clients, build collaborative relationships, and negotiate your role within interdisciplinary teams.
- Leadership in Health Care: Today's healthcare environment requires leaders who can navigate complex challenges and drive positive change. Our program focuses on developing your leadership abilities, enabling you to take on influential roles that shape the future of health care.
Want to Learn More?
Attend a virtual information session, during which you will receive an overview of the program, meet our faculty and ask questions. Plus, attendees receive an application fee waiver just for attending!