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Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

Kennesaw State University

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
12792 USD/year
12792 USD/year
3552 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The WellStar Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program from the Kennesaw State University prepares the participating student to sit for national certification as a family nurse practitioner.

Overview

The Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program at the Kennesaw State University is conducted on campus with an alternate weekend class schedule format and is completed in four semesters.

Key Features 

  • Housed in the WellStar College of Health and Human Services, the WellStar Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program maintains close community ties with a variety of health care agencies and providers.
  • A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Professional Advanced Role Development and Health Care Issues
  • Health Care Theory
  • Advanced Health Assessment, Health Maintenance and Health Promotion
  • Research Applications in Nursing
  • Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nursing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a nationally accredited institution with a satisfactory GPA of at least 3.0. 
  • Minimum one year full-time professional experience as a Registered Nurse, documented in a professional résumé. (Experience must have occurred within the last five years and have involved direct patient care.) 
  • Current unencumbered RN licensure in the state of Georgia (submit copy).
  • Written statement of personal program goals.
  • Undergraduate research course.
  • Two professional letters of reference

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6396 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6396 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    3552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1776 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
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