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Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

University of Alabama Huntsville

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
24430 USD/year
24430 USD/year
10632 USD/year
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About

The Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner from University of Alabama Huntsville mission is to Educate and inspire individuals to become nurse leaders who act with integrity, discover through scientific methods, and advocate for the best health care experiences of people and communities in a complex and evolving health care environment.

Overview

On the Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner from University of Alabama Huntsville program, classes are usually offered one day per week and may be offered on campus, or through web-based courses.

Career

Family nurse practitioners are advanced practice nurses who function as primary care providers to clients of any age, focusing on common health care problems. 

These skilled health care providers use expert clinical judgment and decision making in the performance of comprehensive health assessments, differential diagnoses, and prescribing of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions in the direct treatment of health problems. 

These work in collaborative practices with primary care physicians to deliver culturally sensitive care to clients.

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:

  • Advanced hlth assessment
  • Adv pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology in adv prac
  • Family nurse practitioner

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
3
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

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).
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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.
  • applicants must have a minimum total score of 410 on the MAT.

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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