An Online FNP Program With Clinical Placement Support

6,300+ Placements Secured¹

Nursing@Simmons is offering a $15,000 scholarship to each qualified applicant admitted to the May 2020 cohort.


CCNE Accredited

Nursing@Simmons, a CCNE-accredited² online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program, is designed for licensed Registered Nurses who aspire to become Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs).


Nursing@Simmons, a CCNE-accredited online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program, is designed for licensed Registered Nurses who aspire to become Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs).

The online MSN program will help you:

  • Gain the skills and credentials needed to practice with more autonomy.
  • Provide holistic care to patients across the life span.
  • Manage the health of individuals and families in a primary care setting.
  • Position yourself as a leader in a sought-after career.

Several scholarship opportunities, including the Simmons Future Leader Scholarship and the Dean's Scholarship, are available.

Partner With Clinical Placement Experts

A dedicated clinical placement specialist will partner with you to find placement opportunities in your area of clinical interest within 100 miles of your location.

As of January 2020, we’ve helped students secure:


6,300+

Total Clinical Placements


Across

11,400+

Clinical Networks


With

6,400+

Preceptors

As a Nursing@Simmons student, you will also:

  • Attend live, faculty-led classes with fellow students.
  • Learn from practicing nurse faculty members with a wealth of clinical experience.
  • Work with dedicated support staff from admissions through graduation.
  • Complete self-paced, interactive coursework via mobile, desktop, or tablet devices.

High Board Pass Rates

In addition to gaining valuable clinical experience, the rigorous curriculum will thoroughly prepare you to sit for FNP board examinations.

The Simmons University board pass rate for 2018 graduates³ was 95.9 percent — well above the national pass rate of 85.5 percent.⁴

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Advance Your Nursing Career

If you are interested in becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner by earning your MSN through Nursing@Simmons, request more information today.

¹ This statistic includes placements secured as of January 2020.

² The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master's degree program in nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Simmons University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

³ This statistic includes both on-campus and online students who graduated in 2018.

⁴ The 85.5 percent national board pass rate is an average of the pass rates gathered from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).