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Nursing - Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nursing Practitioner

University of Alabama Huntsville

24 months
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24430 USD/year
24430 USD/year
10632 USD/year
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About

Graduates of the Nursing - Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nursing Practitioner program from University of Alabama Huntsville are eligible to sit for national certification. 

Overview

The Nursing - Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nursing Practitioner program from University of Alabama Huntsville focus on the care of adults with acute illnesses and may practice in the hospital, home, or clinic setting to provide expert interventions focused on health promotion, illness prevention, and health care management.

Features

They make rounds with and without their collaborative physician, write progress notes and orders, do discharge teaching, and follow up with patient referrals and continuing care. Some see patients in the office setting managing the full spectrum of care.

Accreditation

The UAH College of Nursing BSN, MSN, and DNP programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).  The College of Nursing maintains approval status by the Alabama Board of Nursing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scholarly inq adv nur prac
  • Thesis
  • Advanced hlth assessment
  • Adv pathophysiology.
  • Pharmacology in adv prac

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

42 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.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
150 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)
3 (analytical)

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission to the Graduate School, applicants must hold a bachelor's degree, or equivalent, from an approved institution. 
    • The following minimum requirements are acceptable to the graduate school; individual colleges and/or departments may require higher grade point averages and test scores or additional or more specific requirements. 
    • See college/departmental sections for specific admissions information
    • the applicant is the holder of a graduate degree from an accredited institution; 
    • the applicant presents evidence of having taken the GRE/MAT over five years ago and hence cannot obtain official scores; 
    • FE exam may be accepted for some engineering degrees. If available, a candidate must show proof of passing the exam.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24430 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24430 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    10632 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10632 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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