Family nurse practitioner Courses

University of Missouri-Columbia
Graduate certificate
Family nurse practitioner.
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Delivery of this program is 100 percent online: No campus visits are required.

Successful completion of the graduate certificate in family nurse practitioner requires 19.5 credit hours of course work and 570 clinical hours.

The chart below shows when courses are traditionally offered. The University reserves the right to change or cancel courses as needed.

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State authorization

States require that the University of Missouri-Columbia be authorized to deliver university-level distance/online education to their residents. Each state handles this process differently.

Please see our state authorization page for more information.

  • Program authorized
  • Program authorized with stipulations
  • Program not authorized

Not authorized

Students residing in some states are not eligible to enroll in this program. See our state authorization page for a full list of states in which this program is not authorized.

Authorized with stipulations

Students residing in these states may be eligible to enroll in this program, but certain stipulations exist.

  • Alaska
  • Colorado

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This program is administered by the Sinclair School of Nursing