Family Nurse Practitioner
The family nurse practitioner (FNP) program is a hybrid master’s degree program that prepares post-baccalaureate registered nurses to provide high-quality, integrative care for patients across the lifespan in a variety of settings. Graduates will be prepared to skillfully translate research and utilize evidenced-based practice knowledge to provide healthcare for individuals, families, and populations with an emphasis on primary care.
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The majority of this program may be offered online with required on-campus learning experiences two weekends per semester at the St. David’s School of Nursing in Round Rock, Texas. Due to variation in the laws of states and regulations of state Boards of Nursing, admission for non-Texas residents may be limited at this time. Additional information for international applicants is available below.
The items required for admission consideration are listed below. Additional information for applicants with international credentials can be found on our international web pages.
- separate NursingCAS application fee
- $55 nonrefundable application fee
- $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
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- a copy of an official transcript from each international institution attended. Transcripts issued by U.S. institutions must be submitted through NursingCAS.
If you are an international applicant, you can apply to this program; however, please be aware that you must:
- be available to complete certain degree requirements in the state of Texas
- have a bachelor of science in nursing (B.S.N.) degree from a regionally accredited institution and from a nursing program accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC), Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or other nationally-recognized nursing education accrediting body. Your B.S.N. degree must be reflected on your transcript when you apply.