Family Nurse Practitioner, M.Sc. | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Texas City, United States
12 months
Duration
15676 USD/year
15676 USD/year
8332 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Family Nurse Practitioner Program at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is designed to prepare the graduate to use an expanded skill, theory, research, and knowledge base in advanced practice nursing.

Overview

The Family Nurse Practitioner program from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley emphasizes preparation of students to meet the dynamic needs of the international, multicultural, and multilingual society of the Rio Grande Valley. 

Key Features

  • The curriculum promotes the development of advanced critical thinking and inter-collaborative skills to be used in conceptualizing, synthesizing, and evaluating nursing and health care.
  • Students will develop the ability to function as a scholar with critical thinking skills supported by theories from the behavioral, physical, and nursing sciences.
  • Graduates will develop de ability promote quality improvement in the provision of culturally competent care to diverse populations through integration of health policy, planned programs, education, and advocacy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nursing Informatics
  • Professional Nursing Issues
  • Theoretical Nursing
  • Research in Nursing
  • Statistics in Nursing
  • Advanced Pathophysiology in Nursing
  • Advanced Health Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 SCH

48-51

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN)
  • All new applicants whose coursework is older than 3 years must score of 900 on the APRN HESI Specialty Assessment Exams: Assessment, Pathophysiology,Pharmacotherapeutics.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Letter of intent
  • Resume
  • Successful completion of undergraduate statistics course
  • Holding an unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas
  • Cleared Criminal Background Check
  • Evidence of current immunizations required by the Texas Department of Heath for students in health-related academic programs

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 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.

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