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Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

Oakland University

12 months
Duration
21258 USD/year
21258 USD/year
15948 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner degree program at Oakland University is a 48-credit program that prepares professional nurses for advanced nursing practice, leadership in the nursing profession and future doctoral study. 

Overview

The plan of study for the Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner program at Oakland University prepares the advanced practice nurse as a primary care provider for clients across all ages in a variety of settings. The curriculum focuses on culturally sensitive care, incorporating health promotion and management of acute and chronic health problems. The graduate is prepared to apply nursing theory, principles of advanced practice nursing and evidence based practice in the design and delivery of primary care. Knowledge for advanced nursing practice is synthesized from concepts in nursing, as well as the biological and social sciences. Graduates of the Family Nurse Practitioner program are prepared to take a Family Nurse Practitioner national certification examination.

Learning outcomes

Building on the foundation of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program will prepare graduates as transformational leaders with advanced nursing knowledge and practice expertise for optimizing health outcomes. (Essential IX)

The MSN program prepares graduates to:

  • Integrate theories and scientific findings from nursing, biopsychosocial fields, genetics, public health, and organizational sciences using translational processes to improve evidence-based nursing practice across diverse settings. (Essentials I & IV, VIII, IX)
  • Apply concepts from organizational leadership, systems leadership, and information technology in the promotion of quality improvement and safety. (Essentials II, III, V, IX)
  • Demonstrate requisite knowledge of legal and regulatory processes, health policy, ethics, and advocacy to improve health outcomes of diverse populations at the organizational, local, state, and federal level. (Essentials IV, VI, VIII, IX)
  • Employ intra/interprofessional collaborative strategies in the design and delivery of evidence-based health promotion and disease prevention interventions to improve health outcomes in individuals, families, communities, and populations. (Essentials IV, VII, VIII, IX)
  • Integrate professional standards and guidelines in the provision of nursing practice in a specialty area. (Essentials IX)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Diversity and Social Issues
  • Research Topics in Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Health Policy and Finance
  • Interprofessional Role Development Leadership and Ethics in Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Graduate Research: Project
  • Advanced Pathophysiology for Health and Illness Across the Lifespan
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • Advanced Nursing Interventions
  • Pharmacology for Advanced Nursing Practice Across the Lifespan
  • Pediatric Pathophysiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students deadline for fall - 1 May

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Click the apply now button
  • Select your program of interest if you do not have an account.If you have have an account, log in and continue from step 4. 
  • Fill out the form completely. Make note of your email and password for future log in. 
  • Click start an application or apply online
  • Select your application 
  • Fill out the application and click submit
  • Pay the $45 application charge 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21258 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21258 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21258 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21258 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15948 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15948 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Rochester Hills

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

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

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