Master of Science
in Nursing

Family Nurse Practitioner

The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) denied the college's application for initial accreditation of the MSN program effective June 23, 2014. The college intends to reapply for accreditation pursuant to CCNE guidelines.

MSN Program Accreditation

An on-site accreditation visit is scheduled for the Mount Marty College Master's of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner program by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The review is scheduled for January 26 to 28, 2015.

This is the opportunity for the program's identified communities of interest to provide written input into the deliberations of the evaluation team. Written and signed third-party comments will be accepted by CCNE until December 27, 2014. All comments should be directed to:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036

CCNE shares third-party comments only with members of the evaluation team and at no time with the program.

Graduate Applicants

Students wishing to pursue a MSN degree through MMC must fill out the Master of Science in Nursing Application and use the MSN Admission Checklist to complete your application.

Required Forms:
Recommendation Forms (three required)
Physical Exam Form

Family Nurse Practitioner

Program Description
Family Nurse Practitioner (FNPs) are clinical experts who implement a holistic approach that emphasizes both care and cure. They apply cutting-edge science and manage the health needs of patients in primary care settings. The focus of the FNP program is to provide the academic knowledge and clinical skills necessary for health promotion, disease prevention, assessment, and management of common acute and chronic illnesses.

Family Nurse Practitioner Post-Graduate Certificate Program

If you already hold a master’s degree in nursing, you may obtain the F.N.P. Certificate. All students are eligible for the program following their application to the program and following a GAPS Analysis (NFT Criteria, 2012) of transcripts, courses, clinical hours and grades. After advising sessions are provided to each student, students may be eligible for course waivers at the discretion of the Program Director. Upon completion of this variable credit program, you will be eligible for professional F.N.P. certification.