Colorado FNP Programs

School Level Program Admissions
Georgetown University Master Online Master's in Nursing
Nursing@Georgetown delivers Georgetown University’s MS in Nursing program online, preparing RNs with a BSN to pursue certification in an APRN specialty: AG-ACNP, FNP, NM/WHNP, or WHNP.
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Nursing at USC Master FNP Program
With the online Master of Science in Nursing program from USC, registered nurses with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing are prepared to pursue board certification as family nurse practitioners.
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George Mason University Master Online MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited. Prepare to sit for exams from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
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Fairleigh Dickinson University Master Online MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited, courses on pathophysiology, pharmacology, family systems, nursing theory development.
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Campbellsville University Master Online MSN with FNP Track
Discover how to contribute to excellence in healthcare and provide quality, evidence-based and holistic primary care to diverse communities throughout the lifespan.
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Sacred Heart University Master Online MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
GRE/GMAT Not Required.
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Florida A&M University Master Online MSN: Women's Health
ACEN accredited, part time and full time options.
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Seton Hall University Master Online MSN - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care
CCNE-accredited program, 100% AANPCB exam pass rates for primary care graduates over the past five years.
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Seton Hall University Master Online MSN - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Graduate prepared to sit for ANCC's Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing board certification.
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Click to view 100% online FNP programs that are taking applications for 2023.

We found 1 Family Nurse Practitioner Program in Colorado, but there are multiple universities with campuses in Colorado that have MSN programs. You may also consider an online FNP program that is currently accepting applicants into its MSN program.

Online MSN programs in Colorado

The following schools offer Master of Science in Nursing programs. There are many programs available in Colorado, but the following emphasize online learning.

Aspen University

This program offers five tracks: Forensic Nursing, Informatics, Administration and Management, Nursing Education, or Public Health. Students work self-paced, full or part-time. All tracks are offered online. Aspen University also offers an RN- MSN option.

University of Colorado

This program offers twelve tracks, including Adult Gerontology, Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse- Midwifery, and Health Care Informatics. Students can complete all tracks online, full-time, or accelerated. Each track involves a specific population focus.

Regis University

This program offers five tracks: Family Nurse Practitioner, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Leadership in Health Care Systems, Certified Nurse Practitioner, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Students can complete all tracks online with some classroom courses. Program lengths vary.

Nursing Licensure in Colorado

The Colorado Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first receive a registered nurse license. After attending an undergraduate program approved by the Colorado Board of Nursing, registered nurse applicants must earn a passing score on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Colorado Registered Nurses may apply for a multi-state license. APRNs may not.

School Level Program Admissions
Georgetown University Master Online Master's in Nursing
Nursing@Georgetown delivers Georgetown University’s MS in Nursing program online, preparing RNs with a BSN to pursue certification in an APRN specialty: AG-ACNP, FNP, NM/WHNP, or WHNP.
Website
Nursing at USC Master FNP Program
With the online Master of Science in Nursing program from USC, registered nurses with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing are prepared to pursue board certification as family nurse practitioners.
Website
George Mason University Master Online MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited. Prepare to sit for exams from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Website
Fairleigh Dickinson University Master Online MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited, courses on pathophysiology, pharmacology, family systems, nursing theory development.
Website
Campbellsville University Master Online MSN with FNP Track
Discover how to contribute to excellence in healthcare and provide quality, evidence-based and holistic primary care to diverse communities throughout the lifespan.
Website
Sacred Heart University Master Online MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
GRE/GMAT Not Required.
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Florida A&M University Master Online MSN: Women's Health
ACEN accredited, part time and full time options.
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Seton Hall University Master Online MSN - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care
CCNE-accredited program, 100% AANPCB exam pass rates for primary care graduates over the past five years.
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Seton Hall University Master Online MSN - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Graduate prepared to sit for ANCC's Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing board certification.
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Seton Hall University Master Online MSN - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
CCNE-accredited program, Primary and Acute tracks.
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Utica University Master Online MS - Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
Prepare for Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) certification through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board (AANP).
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Benedictine University Master Master of Science in Nursing
CCNE accredited, 2 year program. Application fees waived.
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Seton Hall University Master Master of Science in Nursing - Health Systems Administration with Case Management
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FNP Programs in Colorado

View all programs in Colorado below.
School Program Accreditation Location
Aspen University Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) CCNE Denver
Colorado Mesa University Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) CCNE Grand Junction
Colorado State University-Pueblo Master of Science in Nursing ACEN Pueblo
Regis University Master of Science, Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner CCNE Denver
University of Colorado Colorado Springs Master of Science in Nursing CCNE Colorado Springs

Nursing Licensure in Colorado

The Colorado Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first achieve national certification through an approved APRN licensure certification organization and exam. The Board approves APRNs for four different roles: Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), or Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS). APRNs must choose a specialty focus when applying.

Prescriptive licenses for APRNs are available in the State of Colorado. They require a separate application and additional education.

MSN and FNP Salaries in Colorado

The United States Bureau of Labor reports that the annual mean wages for a Nurse Practitioner in Colorado are $111,210. This amount is less than the nationwide median yearly salary of $113, 930 for Nurse Practitioners. Nurse Anesthetists report $172,700 annually. Nurse Midwives report $107,100.00.

The United States Bureau of Labor reports the job outlook for Nurse Practitioners to grow by 26% from 2018 to 2028. This growth is much faster than the average growth rate of 5% for all occupations.