FNP Degree Requirements

Graduation requirements for the Master of Science with a Major in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner include:

  1. Completion of 46 designated semester hours of study with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, with no grade of less than a B.
  2. Satisfactory clinical performance in each clinical course.
  3. Completion of the clinical primary care thesis/research project.
  4. Successful completion of a written comprehensive examination.
  5. Completion of at least 24 hours of graduate degree requirements in residence.
  6. Completion of all degree-related course requirements, including any transfer credits, within a six-year period.