Virginia FNP Programs

We found 3 Family Nurse Practitioner Programs in Virginia. MSN programs in the state of Virginia are composed of theory courses and practical experience. Clinical hours vary per program. MSN curriculum includes courses on leadership, policy development, nursing research, quality improvement, evidence-based practice, and ethics. Many universities have RN- MSN programs as well as RN BSN- MSN programs.

The Virginia Board of Nursing currently gives APRN licenses in the following categories: Nurse Practitioner (NP), or Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM). MSN programs in Virginia generally focus on the above specialties. The Virginia Board of Nursing requires that all APRNs choose a population focus. APRNs can also take pharmacology courses to apply for prescribing privileges.

Consider a Featured Online FNP or DNP Program currently accepting applicants:

George Mason University offers an Online MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner concentration. The program is CCNE accredited and prepares you to sit for exams from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

Regis College offers multiple online Master of Science in Nursing programs from five specialties, including Pediatric NP, Family NP, Psychiatric Mental Health NP, Women’s Health NP or Adult-Geriatric NP. ACEN Accredited. Regis College also offers an Online DNP program.

Nursing Licensure in Virginia

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

MSN and FNP Salaries in Virginia

The United States Bureau of Labor reports that the annual mean wages for a Nurse Practitioner in Virginia are $105,170. This amount is less than the nationwide median yearly salary of $113,930 for Nurse Practitioners. Nurse Midwives report $89,870. Nurse Anesthetists report $187,320.

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.

Consider a Featured Online FNP Program currently accepting applicants:

Nursing @ Simmons delivers the online Master of Science in Nursing program from Simmons University. The CCNE-accredited program is designed for licensed RNs, who already hold a Bachelor's degree, seeking to advance their careers by earning an MSN in as few as 20 months.
APRNs, earn your Doctor of Nursing Practice online in as little as two years from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences. Become a leader in your field and improve health care through evidence-based research. Master of Science in Nursing and RN license required.

Nursing @ Georgetown delivers the online MS in Nursing program from Georgetown University. In as few as 19 months, RNs with a BSN can earn their degrees to pursue certification in an APRN specialty.
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Nursing @ USC delivers the online Master of Science in Nursing program from the University of Southern California Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work Department of Nursing. RN and BSN required.

FNP Programs in Virginia

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Family Nurse Practitioner Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Jefferson College of Health Sciences
Roanoke
  • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner - CCNE Accredited
Marymount University
Arlington
  • M.S.N. - Family Nurse Practitioner - CCNE Accredited
Old Dominion University
Norfolk
  • BS-MSN-DNP: Family Nurse Practitioner - CCNE Accredited

MSN Programs in Virginia

View all Master of Science in Nursing programs in Virginia.
Family Nurse Practitioner Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
George Mason University
Fairfax
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - CCNE Accredited
Liberty University
Lynchburg
  • Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) - CCNE Accredited
Lynchburg College
Lynchburg
  • Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) - CCNE Accredited
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - CCNE Accredited
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond
  • Master's in Nursing - NA Accredited