The family (individual across the lifespan) nurse practitioner MSN option emphasizes primary care for individuals and families across the life span.
You’ll be prepared to provide primary care in a number of settings including family practices, community health centers, hospital out-patient clinics, urgent care facilities, and ER fast-track. Our program emphasizes a holistic approach to the management of family health through interdisciplinary collaboration.
After this Nursing - Family program at Widener University, you will be eligible to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center or the American Association of Nurse Practitioners certification exam.
Diverse Clinical Experience
- Primary care can be provided in a number of settings. Our program will introduce you to the different setting options through diverse clinical experiences at the region’s top health care facilities and systems.
- On campus, you’ll have access to practice your skills in real-world scenarios in our state-of-the-art simulation and testing center.
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- Family Dynamics
- Advanced Pathophysiology
- Advanced Family Nursing
- Advanced Nursing Leadership
- 18 months
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DisciplinesNursing View 686 other Masters in Nursing in United States
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Complete online application.
- Bachelor’s degree in nursing or equivalent from an accredited program.
- Minimum of 3.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) in a BSN program.
- Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions of higher education.
- Completion of an undergraduate statistics/research course with a grade of C or better.
- Two recommendations, preferably from professional nurses with graduate degrees, regarding applicant’s practice and potential for graduate work in nursing.
- Valid U.S. license as a registered nurse. NP or CNS option requires PA State Board of Nursing licensure prior to start of clinicals or as appropriate.
- Satisfactory scores (550 written and 213 computer-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for all applicants from non-English speaking countries.
- Personal Statement.
- Updated resume.
International972 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 972 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
National972 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 972 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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