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Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

University of Northern Colorado

24 months
Duration
1150 USD/credit 29325 USD/year
1150 USD/credit 29325 USD/year
615 USD/credit 15682 USD/year
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Build your career with a Masters of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner from University of Northern Colorado and qualify for an Advanced Practice Nursing credential.

Overview

Take your career to the next level by earning a Master of Science in Nursing with Family Nurse Practitioner emphasis. Designed for BSN-prepared nurses, this master’s degree program readies you for advanced clinical practice as a family nurse practitioner (FNP). The program focuses on skills and expertise needed for primary care practice.

The Masters of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner from University of Northern Colorado stands out for its strong emphasis on evidence-based care. You’ll get exceptional academic and professional guidance from our clinically active faculty, while completing a variety of simulated and live clinical practicums that offer direct professional instruction for the clinical setting. The program combines online and on-campus instruction one day each week. Upon graduation, you’ll be qualified to apply for national certification and state licensure as an advanced practice nurse with the title of Family Nurse Practitioner

Your Future in Family Nursing Practice

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, health care employers are expected to hire more than 50,000 advanced nurse practitioners between now and 2025. UNC’s career-focused nursing master’s degree with FNP focus develops the skills and expertise necessary for APRN practice. You’ll master the most up-to-date science, technology and computing tools, while preparing for new professional challenges in patient care, team leadership and patient and family-centered care.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Acute Care of Adults
  • FNP Advanced Clinical Topics
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Health Care of Women and Children
  • FNP Clinical Synthesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

51 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
146 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The $60 non-refundable application fee can be paid using a VISA, MasterCard or Discover card.
  • Official high school transcripts and graduation certificates
  • Graduate applicants are expected to meet a 3.0 GPA equivalent
  • Please provide a clear, high resolution photocopy of the bio-page (photo-page) of your passport
  • All doctoral programs and some master’s, certificate and licensure programs require letters of recommendation.
  • Some graduate programs require supplemental application materials.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1150 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    29325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1150 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    15682 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Greeley

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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