Online Nurse Practitioner Program Coursework
Marquette’s innovative partnership with St.Vincent Health in Indianapolis allows BSN-educated nurses to advance their education without putting their career on hold through by completing online Acute Care NP courses.
Through Marquette University’s online nurse practitioner program coursework format, students can continue to work while earning a Master of Science in Nursing with a specialty in adult-older adult acute care. Our unique online learning platform offers students a flexible, high-quality master’s-level nursing education that keeps them engaged and allows them to learn at their own pace.
Combined with a one-on-one preceptorship arranged for you through St.Vincent Health, the master’s of science in nursing degree program provides an engaging, personalized education that prepares nurses to work in acute care settings.
Online ACNP Coursework Benefits
The online component of the program offers many benefits to students.
- The ability to continue working as you earn your MSN
- The flexibility to complete course work on your own schedule
- A portable classroom that allows you to study and learn where and when it’s convenient
- The chance to learn via innovative, interactive multimedia lessons
Continue to Work as an RN While Earning Your MSN
Through the use of Canvas, a robust online learning platform used in the ACNP program, students are offered a degree of flexibility typically unavailable in traditional classrooms.
This part-time program allows you to complete lessons where and when it’s convenient for you, as long as due dates are met. Regardless of your work schedule and study habits, you can earn your Master of Science in Nursing without disrupting your career.
Receive an Education Tailored to Your Needs
The online classroom of the Adult-Older Adult Acute Care NP program means you can receive a highly individualized education.
Lessons for your learning style
With myriad lesson formats, Canvas offers students of all learning styles the chance to succeed. Regardless of whether you are an auditory, visual, or kinesthetic learner, you will benefit from a combination of reading assignments, class discussions, lectures, and interactive simulations.
Interaction with professors and peers
Completing classes online doesn’t prevent you from interacting with your professors and fellow nursing students. The online chat features and discussion boards of Canvas allow you to contact your peers with ease. Your professor will post regular office hours for you to reach out for guidance, answers to questions, and additional resources.
Work one-on-one with a preceptor during clinical rotations within St.Vincent Health
Unlike other master’s programs, the ACNP program arranges clinical preceptorships for you within the St.Vincent Health network; you don’t have to set it up on your own. This one-on-one relationship offers you additional support throughout your studies and the chance to experience what it’s like to work in an acute care environment.
If you’re a registered nurse ready to earn your Master of Science in Nursing and begin working as a nurse practitioner in acute care settings, speak to one of our admissions advisers today.