Master of Science in Nursing - Primary Care

If you’re looking for a program to earn your family nurse practitioner specialization to reinvigorate your career, discover new interests and learn to change lives for the better, consider Indiana Wesleyan University School of Nursing's Master of Nursing/MSN degree program.


Our nurse practitioner program in Indiana stresses working in a collaborative environment with fellow nurses, helping you and your colleagues revitalize your commitment to the health and well-being of your community. As you pursue your Master’s in primary care nursing, you will learn from instructors who share your goals for meeting today's rapidly changing health care needs with leadership, scholarship and lifelong education. 

Your Master of Science in Nursing MSN degree will prepare you to serve in a variety of settings, from the most prestigious hospitals to the vital needs of the mission field.

Primary Care Nursing

This specialization prepares registered nurses as Family Nurse Practitioners/FNP. The focus of Primary Care is the interrelationship of theory, research and evidence-based practice. Opportunities for development of critical thinking and clinical problem-solving skills are provided throughout the program.

Graduates are eligible to apply for nurse practitioner certification by the appropriate credentialing body. 

Completed applications will be evaluated by the Graduate Nursing Admissions Committee as submitted.

Why Choose IWU?

In addition to our primary care family nurse practitioner programs, IWU has a variety of degree completion program options available for you. No matter what level you’ve achieved, we have a graduate program that can help further your career, including:

  • RN to MSN
  • BSN to MSN
  • MSN to FNP

Our students come from all over the country, but we have campus locations in Indiana and Kentucky (primarily Northern KY).

Fort Wayne, IN  | Greenwood, IN  |  Marion, IN  |  Florence, KY  |   Louisville, KY  

Indiana Wesleyan is a Christian university focused on providing the very best in adult education. If you've considered earning your degree, we have a variety of programs available. You can even take classes online. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Feel free to contact us at 866-GO-TO-IWU for more information about this and other programs at IWU.

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