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I'm thinking about starting South University. Is there anyone here attending and if so, how do you like the program. How are the classes formatted?Also, has it been difficult for anyone earning an... Read More

  1. by   j_waggs
    Hey I know this is an older post, but Im interested in South Universitys FNP online. Are you enjoying the program?
  2. by   lhflanurseNP
    Quote from j_waggs
    Hey I know this is an older post, but Im interested in South Universitys FNP online. Are you enjoying the program?
    I am in the program and so far find it quite challenging. The first two classes were o'k, but now we are actually in nursing classes. You can PM me if you want more info.
  3. by   nomadrn2013
    Hi, I head pretty much the same thing from academic advisement too but I've been pretty beat up from other online programs. The downside with online education is that if the instructor is well...not that fair or nice, the recourse is limited because the students' strength in communication is diluted through the internet whereas in a brick and mortar institution, the students are more of a physical force to deal with while in the classroom. Meaning, it is easier to discuss issues of concern in a group dialog and in person. But unless I hear otherwise, South U seems okay.
  4. by   Beth232300
    Are there any current FNP students at South University? I am considering applying there but am having a very hard time finding any reviews about it ... would love to hear some opinions!
  5. by   nomadrn2013
    So did you choose a school? I am applying to South
  6. by   Road2CNO
    I am getting ready to apply here too and would love to talk to anyone currently in this program. I can't figure out how to PM anyone
  7. by   nomadrn2013
    I have commnicated with a student fnishing up her first year and she liked the program overall.
    I need to check on the FNP credentialing but I do not think its an issue. You can PM me if you want.
  8. by   Road2CNO
    Nomadrn2013...can u PM me, the system won't let me yet
  9. by   AHenderson2
    Hi Ihflanurse, I see that you are in the FNP program and I am in the enrolling process of SU, can I email you with questions on the program so far?
  10. by   cardnation
    I recently talked to a South University Advisor for the FNP program. He was informative and very helpful. I would love some feed back on the program. There's three I'm currently looking into.
  11. by   absrn
    im trying to figure out how to pm you
  12. by   cardnation
    I tried to send you a message. I'm currently going through the application process to South and would love some more information. I'm still apprehensive about any on-line program and would love your input.
  13. by   lhflanurseNP
    Sorry cardnation, I just came across your post. We have just started the new term (Thursday). I am taking w classes so I can start my clinicals this coming February. So far, I can say I am impressed with the school. As with any online program...you get out what you put in. The more your research and learn, the more stuff sinks in and you feel you are learning. The school allows you to "stagger" classes...start one then start another in about 3 weeks, or you can take two at a time. Clinicals are one at a time. I liked this school for three reasons: recommended to me by nurses I know who got their MSN (in other degrees), price (not so expensive that I will paying forever when I get out), and no campus visits (they send a representative out to evaluate you at your practicum site).

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