The Nursing@Simmons online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) – Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program prepares licensed Registered Nurses (RNs) with a BSN or a bachelor’s with a major in Nursing to expand their scope of practice and advance their careers.

Start Dates

Five start dates are offered throughout the year, and admission is conducted on a rolling basis.






Application Deadlines 

November 2023

Priority Application Deadline
August 25, 2023

Final Application Deadline
September 20, 2023

Classes Begin
November 2023

Application Fee

A $50 nonrefundable application fee is required to apply to Nursing@Simmons. Those who apply before the priority application deadline will receive a reduced application fee of $30.

Application fee waivers are available for applicants affiliated with non-profit organizations such as: City Year, AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and Teach for America, and military personnel, veterans, and their spouses. Please contact your admission counselor to request instructions for obtaining the fee waiver.