Curricular Overview

Master of Science in Nursing

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)


This FSU NP program is currently being offered at the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree level. 

Nurse Practitioner Core Courses -  28 credits

NURS 504

Nursing Informatics

3 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 602

Research and Systematic Analysis

4 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 603

Roles and Issues In Advanced Practice Nursing

3 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 605

Health Systems and Populations

3 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 650

Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan

4 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 651

Advanced Health Assessment & Diagnostic Reasoning Across The Lifespan – Theory (includes 1 credit lab)

4 cr.

BLENDED*

NURS 653

Advanced Pharmacology:  Essential Concepts Across the Lifespan

3 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 675

Quality Improvement in Advanced Nursing Practice

3 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 701

Transitional Role Course For the Nurse Practitioner

1 cr.

ONLINE



Family Practitioner (FNP) Concentration Courses -     27 credits

NURS 652

Primary Care Management Across the Lifespan Practicum

 2 cr.

Community Site

NURS 660

Primary Care Management Across the Lifespan & Lab

 4 cr.

BLENDED

NURS 662

Primary Care Management Across the Lifespan Practicum I

 2 cr.

Community Site

NURS 663

Primary Care Management Across the Lifespan Practicum II

 2 cr.

Community Site

NURS 664

Primary Care Management Across the Lifespan Practicum III

 3 cr.

Community Site

NURS 665

Pediatrics in Primary Care

 3 cr.

ONLINE

NURS 666

Pediatrics in Primary Care Practicum

 2 cr.

Community Site

NURS 668

Women’s Health in Primary Care Across the Lifespan

 3 cr.

BLENDED

NURS 669

Women’s Health in Primary Care Across the Lifespan Practicum

 2 cr.

Community Site

NURS 670

Mental Health in Primary Care Across the Lifespan

 3 cr.

BLENDED

NURS 671

Mental Health in Primary Care Across the Lifespan Practicum

 1 cr.

Community Site

*Blended courses will have an associated course fee (TBD) for use of the simulation lab.