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Masters in Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner Track)

Degree At A Glance:

Number of Credits 44
Cost Per Credit $ 300
Total Tuition $ 13,200

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The Masters in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Program is 44 credit hours and offered fully online. The Darton College of Health Professions at Albany State University provides nurses with the knowledge, skills, abilities, and hands-on experiences that will allow them to provide high-quality care in a dynamic healthcare environment.  

Please Note: This is the full-time track for students who want to take nine or more credit hours per semester.

Program Contact Information
Program Advisor Dr. Linda Amankwaa   229-430-4731
Online Specialist Dr. Denata Williams Schedule Now with Dr. Denata Williams 229-500-2913

Albany State University recommends the following course track for transfer students.
If you would like to use a different track, please contact your Online Support Specialist.

Course Listing for Year 1 Full Time
Course Title Credits
NURS 5100 Adv. Health Assessment 3 hours
NURS 5111 Nursing Theory Devel 3 hours
NURS 5120 Adv. Nursing Research 3 hours
NURS 5210 Adv. Pathophysiology 3 hours
NURS 5220 Fam. Div. Vul. Comm. 2 hours
NURS 5410 Intro. to Fam. Prim. Care 4 hours
NURS 5421 Prim. Care of Children 5 hours
NURS 5910 Pharm. in Adv. Practice 3 hours
Course Listing for Year 2 Full Time
Course Title Credits
NURS 6101 Prim. Care of Women 4 hours
NURS 6211 Prim. Care of Adults 5 hours
NURS 6310 Prim. Care Iss./ Comm 2 hours
NURS 6820 FNP Practicum 4 hours
NURS 6920 Thesis/Scholarly Project 3 hours

The following program details are intended to help you make an informed decision about the college that’s right for you.

Table of Completion Rates
Tuition and Fees Information Table
Tuition & Fees as of July 30, 2018
Tuition $13,200
Institutional Fee $225 / per semester
Technology Fee $65 / per semester

For more information on jobs related to this program, please click on the below links to the O*NET website sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Table of related jobs to this degree/program
29117100 Nurse Practitioners

This program is designed to prepare graduates to pursue a job in this field or related fields. Although career and professional development services are available to students and graduates, finding a job is the individual responsibility of the student. We do not guarantee that any student will be placed in any particular job, or at all.

Total Credits (44 Hours)