Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

The family nurse practitioner specialty is in high demand in rural states like Kansas. A family nurse practitioner provides a unique blend of nursing and medical care to families and individuals, including newborns, infants, children, adolescents, adults, pregnant and postpartum women, and older adults. The FNP degree is a hybrid program, with a combination of online classes, on-campus classes and preceptor-ship courses completed close to home. Students must have a Kansas nursing license to enroll in this program, which is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). FNP graduates of Fort Hays State University have passed the national certification with a 100% success rate.

Required Courses:

Core Courses 18 hours
Functional Role Courses 22 hours
Practicum & Projects Courses 22 hours

Program Overview

Contact Information

Dr. Jenny Manry
Fort Hays State University
Stroup Hall 165
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-5263
Web: Nursing