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
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.
- 24 months
- 20 hrs/week
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- 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
International1317 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1317 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National1317 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1317 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
In-State572 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 572 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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