Family Nurse Practitioner Graduate Certificate

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Move toward FNP certification

Prepare for FNP certification through this accredited program.

As a family nurse practitioner (FNP), you can provide quality care to all patients in a family practice setting.

Take hybrid classes (seated/online) and use your clinical hours to finish in just four semesters.

Why earn the family nurse practitioner graduate certificate at Missouri State?

  • Ready yourself for certification – When you complete this certificate, you’re prepared to take the national FNP certification exam (AANP or ANCC).
  • More pay, more career options – Meet a growing demand in the job market and earn a bigger paycheck. FNPs are among the highest-paid nurse practitioners.
  • Learn from expert faculty – The people who teach your classes have years of clinical expertise. They teach the same curriculum online as they do in person.
  • Advance your skill set and knowledge – Practice nursing at a higher level. As an FNP, you’re able to assess, diagnose, treat, educate and manage patients of all ages.