MSN- Family Nurse Practitioner

Degree Option: Master’s Degree

Program: Masters

School: Southern Connecticut State University

Program Length

Part Time: N/A

Full Time: 36 months

Admission Requirements

Applicants must have a degree from an institution accredited by a recognized regional accrediting agency in the US; undergraduate cumulative average of at least 3.0; applicants need to have completed courses in Statistics, Nursing Research, and Health Assessment (with lab) and have achieved a grade of C or better; application essay required; RN license in CT; two letters of recommendation.

# of General Education Courses: 0

# of Nursing Courses: 45

Website: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Admissions Page


Phone: (203) 392-7240

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:


Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing - BS/BSN

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: $680 per credit

Tuition and Fees: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (203) 392-5222

Program Description

The Department of Nursing offers a graduate program leading to the Master of Science degree with tracks in Nursing Education, Family Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Nurse Leader. In addition, postmaster's certificate programs for all tracks are offered for professional nurses who already hold a master's degree in nursing. The Master's program at SCSU is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20035, (202) 887-6791.

Application Deadline

Oct 1st and Feb 15th

Program Location

On-the-Ground Only

Campus Locations

SCSU Campus
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515