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Age-Range of Patients: Birth to Geriatric

Best Fit: Nurses who enjoy caring for babies and children

Demand Driver: Rural areas with less access to pediatric specialists.

Additional Required Clinical Courses: Management of Multidimensional Health (NURS 703/703C) + FNP Capstone (NURS 790/790C)

Practice Settings: Schools, Rural Health Clinics, Worksite-Based Clinics

Age-Range of Patients: Patients ages 13 and older

Best Fit: Nurses who enjoy caring for teens and adults – especially older adults

Demand Driver: Aging population and absence of physicians specializing in geriatric care.

Additional Required Clinical Courses: Management of the Geriatric Population (NURS 710/710C) + Adult-Gero Primary Capstone (NURS 791/791C)

Practice Settings: Long-term Care Facilities, Assisted Living Centers, University Student Health Centers 

MSN-FNP Career Opportunities

Family Nurse Practitioner

Nurse practitioners work with patients of all ages and can perform examinations, diagnose illnesses, interpret diagnostic tests and prescribe medications under the conditions of the nurse practice act in each state. 

Registered Nurse

Registered nurses monitor patients, provide treatment and provide instructions for disease prevention and follow-up care to patients and their families.

Nurse Educator

Nurse educators work at community colleges, at hospitals or at four-year institutions to teach aspiring nurses by developing curriculum, teaching courses or observing students in clinical environments.

MSN-FNP Employment Outlook


From 2021-2031, jobs for Nurse Practitioners are expected to increase by 11%

All Occupations

3,368,301 jobs
3,739,735 jobs
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Nurse Practitioners

235,175 jobs
336,473 jobs

Registered Nurses

3,133,126 jobs
3,403,262 jobs

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MSN-FNP Knowledge & Skillsets

Gain in-demand skills sought by employers with curriculum that teaches you:

The Clinical Experience

Meet Your [Clinical] Match

Clinical rotations play a critical role in preparing you to excel as nurse practitioner. Learn how we will support your search and what you can do to personalize the experience to meet your personal and professional needs. 

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