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MSN Program

Are you ready to specialize? The master’s program at Touro University Nevada is expressly designed to help registered nurses achieve new levels in their education and their careers. The Family Nurse Practitioner program is affordable, practical, and easy to fit into a busy schedule.

Program Features

Coursework

You could be caring for patients as an FNP after completing your MSN degree in just seven trimesters with courses held mostly online and three on-campus clinical intensives. 

Practicum Placement

We offer placement assistance for your clinical practicum experience. However, we know you may be in the best position to identify and secure clinical preceptors and practice sites within the community, so we will help you complete the correct documentation.

Certification

You will be prepared to meet eligibility requirements for AANP and ANCC Family Nurse Practitioner national certification exams.

CCNE Accredited 

The Master of Science in Nursing degree program at Touro University Nevada is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Nursing Diversity Champion

The School of Nursing was recognized as a Nursing Diversity Champion - exemplifying a commitment to diversity and inclusion across accredited nursing programs and healthcare institutions across the US.

Highlights

CCNE
Accredited
3.57
Average GPA
3
Start Dates Per Year

Admission Requirements

You need to meet the minimum requirements to apply for the MSN program.  

Requirements Overview

    • Active RN license
    • Hold a BSN degree from a program of nursing that is accredited by national or regional accreditation body that is recognized by CHEA and by a nursing accreditor, including CCNE, NLNAC, CNEA, or ACEN.
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.0
    • Resume or Curriculum Vitae
    • Personal Statement

Primary Application

Complete your Touro application today and submit a non-refundable application fee of $75.

Deadlines

You must submit all required information to the admissions department by the deadlines.

  • Summer 2020 cohort - May 26, 2020 (Start Date: July 6, 2020)
  • Fall 2020 cohort - September 21, 2020 (Start Date: November 2, 2020)
  • Spring 2021 cohort - January 19, 2021 (Start Date: March 1, 2021)
Application & Requirements
Thao Nguyen

"Touro has a strong support system and resources available to assist their students. I’m a big-time believer in improving the health care disparity in underserved areas, and getting my FNP will help fill that gap in our system."

Thao Nguyen MSN, School of Nursing
Student Spotlight: Thao Nguyen

You are joining a community of motivated and successful leaders in healthcare and education fields.

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Here For You

Your goals are supported at Touro Nevada. You can receive academic and personal support, get involved in clubs and organizations, and enjoy life in Southern Nevada.

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Technology & Facilities

Touro Nevada understands that innovation in technology and our facilities are a vital component to your success. Investment into equipment, technology, classrooms are on-going and part of Touro Nevada's commitment to students.

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Your Faculty

Your Touro Nevada faculty are more than professors. They are leaders in their respective fields. You will also be supported by staff who are dedicated to students and the university.

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