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Nurse Practitioner Adult-Gero Acute Care

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
1317 USD/credit
1317 USD/credit
572 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program features more than 15 specialty tracks, including a variety of nurse practitioner options, clinical nurse leader, nurse anesthesia, nursing education, nursing informatics, and nursing and health systems administration

Overview

US News & World Report, in its survey of the Best Nursing Schools for 2016, has ranked the UAB School of Nursing 13th in the nation. 

This represents a significant leap for the School, which was listed 21st in the 2012 rankings, the last time Schools of Nursing were included in the Best Graduate Schools edition.Additionally, three of the School's MSN Specialty Tracks were ranked on reputation -- Nursing Health Systems Administration is listed 9th, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner 12th and Family Nurse Practitioner 14th.

Located in one of the world’s largest academic health centers, the MSN program at UAB prepares nurses for advanced specialty practice in advanced nursing roles and offers countless opportunities to develop advanced practice innovations both locally and globally

Programme Structure

The Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track requires 44 total credit hours, 32 didactic and 12 clinical, with 600 total hours of direct patient care.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • 20 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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

  • Submit transcripts and degree statement
  • Submit standardized test scores
  • Submit English proficiency test scores
  • Submit Citizenship/Immigration documents
  • Pay application fee
  • Complete Application Checklist
  • Identify three individuals to write recommendation letters
  • Submit personal essay
  • Submit resume/CV

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1317 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1317 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1317 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1317 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    572 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 572 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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