Brooklyn M.S. in Family Nurse Practitioner

Brooklyn M.S. in Family Nurse Practitioner


Help transform comprehensive health care. Forge lasting patient connections. Get ready.

Elevate your potential to create positive change in the lives of individuals and families with St. Joseph's University, New York's M.S. in Family Nurse Practitioner program. You can seize an unparalleled opportunity to excel in the dynamic realm of advanced nursing practice.

Our graduates emerge from this transformative journey equipped to provide exceptional healthcare across the entire age spectrum – from conception to end-of-life care.

Featuring a schedule ideal for working nurses, the program's students are on campus for classes once a week and earn their degrees in three years.

Talented faculty members who are career professionals bring real-world experience and knowledge to the program, ensuring students receive a well-rounded education that sufficiently blends theory with practical application.

To prepare you for the challenges and opportunities of modern healthcare, the program’s curriculum provides an unwavering foundation for a rewarding career as a family nurse practitioner. Our coursework enables you to develop advanced clinical skills and participate in evidence-based practice and patient-centered care.

Moreover, our collaborations with prestigious healthcare institutions across New York City present our nursing students with abundant chances to translate classroom knowledge into actual patient scenarios.

Unlock your potential and stand ready to make a difference in the lives of others by enrolling in the Family Nurse Practitioner M.S. program at St. Joseph's University, New York’s Brooklyn Campus.

Jerry GrossmanMaria Fletcher, Ph.D., R.N., C.N.E.
Associate Dean for Nursing

"Our Family Nurse Practitioner program offers nurses currently in practice the opportunity to expand their role as an advanced practice nurse. Family Nurse Practitioners practice in a wide array of settings, offering expert care to clients across the life spectrum."

The M.S. in Family Nurse Practitioner Experience

State-of-the-Art Facilities: The robotic dummies featured in our new high-fidelity nursing labs replicate the varied medical challenges posed by children, elderly patients and pregnant women. 


Employment / Job Opportunities: The Family Nurse Practitioner is in the top three for most in-demand nurse practitioner specialties, according to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. National data suggests that by 2034 the United States will experience a shortage of between 17,800 and 48,000 physicians in family practice. Family Nurse Practitioners will be able to fill that expected gap.


Alumni Network: Join a network of successful St. Joseph's University, New York nursing graduates who continue to excel in a variety of healthcare settings. Our alumni can provide a strong support system and valuable connections as you embark on your family nurse practitioner career.