This program prepares nurses for an advanced practice role, with an emphasis on integrating preventative and self-care measures, as well as the diagnosis and management of commonly occurring acute and chronic health conditions. This program also includes participation in and use of research, development, and implementation of health policy, and education of individuals and groups.
MCN's FNP sequence is known for providing an outstanding experience for students. The program is a mix of online and on-campus education. We offer students highly skilled FNP faculty certified in their specialty and active in their practice area, excellent on-campus and online learning environments, student-centered approaches to learning, and reasonable tuition rates at a state university known for exceptional programs.
Preparation for an advanced practice role.
You are eligible to sit for FNP certification and apply for licensure upon completion of FNP coursework.
Ability to work as an advanced practice registered nurse.
Assistance in securing preceptors within one hour from the Bloomington-Normal area (as needed).
Small class sizes with individualized attention.
Mixed format: face-to-face elements provide deepened learning and online elements facilitate flexibility and life balance.
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