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Nursing Science - Community and Population Health Nursing

University of California, Irvine (UCI)

24 months
Duration
33138 USD/year
33138 USD/year
18036 USD/year
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About

The Nursing Science - Community and Population Health Nursing program of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is designed to grant students who have a non-nursing bachelor’s degree, direct entry into an MS in Nursing Science degree program.

Overview

The graduate-level accelerated Nursing Science - Community and Population Health Nursing program of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) covers the foundation of nursing practice. Students achieve competencies in research and the ability to utilize scholarly evidence in the design, delivery, evaluation, and improvement of health care.

The small MEPN cohorts also have the opportunity to learn alongside our undergraduate prelicensure students in certain courses creating a mixed learning community. Additionally, the MEPN boasts a concentration in Community and Population Health Nursing (CPHN) preparing graduates to lead interprofessional health care teams that advocate for the expansion of health care opportunities to under-served populations.

Program Highlights

  • Accelerated program
  • High-tech clinical simulation experiences throughout the curriculum
  • Excellent clinical partnerships with rotations throughout UCI Health and immersion opportunities in local communities
  • Leadership role preparation and interprofessional team building skills development
  • Desirable concentration in Community and Population Health

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Pharmacology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Frameworks for Professional Nursing Practice
  • Compassionate Care with Underserved Populations
  • Research Methods and Evaluation for Evidence-Based Practice
  • Older Adult Health Care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A non-nursing baccalaureate from a regionally accredited institution
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in your Bachelors degree
  • Completion of all of the prerequisite courses listed below with a letter grade of C or higher: Statistics, Psychology, Sociology/Cultural Anthropology, Anatomy with lab, Physiology with lab, Microbiology with lab, a General Chemistry course OR a Chemistry course which includes a combination of inorganic (general), organic and biochemistry (must contain all 3)
  • A personal history statement
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A current resumé
  • Unofficial transcripts from all universities/institutions
  • International Students need to supply TOEFL or IELTS English test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33138 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33138 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33138 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33138 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    18036 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18036 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Irvine

1560 - 2585 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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