Enhance your knowledge in theory, research, and advanced nursing practice. Our courses and clinical experiences will teach you a holistic approach to health and nursing care. ODU faculty provide knowledge in national healthcare solutions such as telehealth for rural areas. You also have the opportunity for interprofessional study, and pathways to the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program.
We collaborate with with Eastern Virginia Medical School's Standardized Patient Program. It is one of the largest in the U.S. with more than 115 standardized patients ages 14 to 84. You must travel to ODU for scheduled training and/or testing at certain points in the program.
ODU's Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. This FNP MSN program is approved by the Virginia Joint Boards of Nursing and Medicine.
Traineeship grants may be available to assist with tuition, dependent on grant funding.