Graduates of the Nursing program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte will be eligible to take the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) advanced examination for relevant specialties and/or other professional certification exams. Graduates completing the Nurse Anesthesia program will be eligible to take the American Association of Nurse Anesthetist Certification exam.
- Nursing Anesthesia Across the Lifespan
- Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
- Family Nurse Practitioner Across the Lifespan
- Nurse Administration
- Community/Public Health Nursing
- Nurse Educator
The MSN degree requires completions of 36 to 67 graduate credit hours, depending on the concentration. All concentrations require a Capstone Project. Specific requirements and prerequisites for each specialty are listed below. Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Anesthesia are designed to accommodate full-time study. Part-time study is available for some concentrations. Many classes are held in the late afternoon or evening.
Up to a total of six graduate credit hours may be accepted from another college or university accredited by an accepted accrediting body or from a post-baccalaureate program at UNC Charlotte. All courses must be approved prior to transfer by the student’s advisor, the Associate Director of the Graduate Division, and the Dean of the Graduate School. All coursework, including accepted transfer credits, must be completed within a six-year period prior to graduation.
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- Theoretical Basis for Nursing Practice
- Health Policy and Planning in the U.S.
- Research in Nursing and Health Professions
- Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning for Advanced Practice
- Advanced Human Physiology
- 12 months
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- Current unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse; current license in North Carolina or a compact state or the state identified by faculty for clinical practice before enrollment
- Baccalaureate degree from a college or university accredited by an accepted accrediting body. If the degree is not in Nursing and courses in Research, Leadership/Management, Aging and Health and Community Health are lacking, they will be required as part of the program of study
- Satisfactory performance on the GRE or the MAT or a previous Graduate degree with documentation of test scores
- One year of professional nursing practice is recommended
- An essay (statement of purpose) describing the applicant’s experience and objective in undertaking graduate study in the chosen concentration
- GPA of at least 3.0
- A statistics course with a grade of C or above
- One year of professional nursing practice is recommended.
International13328 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6664 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
National13328 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6664 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
In-State3252 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1626 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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