Why ODU for Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner?

Enhance your expertise in theory, research, and advanced nursing practice through academic courses and clinical experiences that take a holistic approach to health and nursing care. ODU's FNP program is one of only 17 programs in the country that is funded to provide a technology supported preceptor infrastructure. You'll be exposed to innovative solutions as our faculty seek to improve healthcare to rural areas through telehealth, interprofessional education, and bridges to the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program.

ODU's School of Nursing is fully accredited by the Collegiate Commission on Nursing Education (CCNE). This FNP program is approved by the Virginia Joint Board of Nursing and Medicine, which grants licensure for nurse practitioners. As a graduate of this program, you are qualified to apply for FNP certification from the American Nurses' Association or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Note: The next cohort (Fall 2015) is only accepting full-time students.

Would you be inerested in a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program? Let us know when you request information.

This program is not available in the following states: Washington