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Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

Clarion University of Pennsylvania

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
568 USD/credit
568 USD/credit
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About

The Family Nurse Practitioner concentration prepares nurses to be primary care providers in settings such as community health centers, clinics and private practices. 

Overview

The FNP concentration is 45 semester hours long and includes 600 hours of clinical practice. FNP graduates are prepared to provide primary care in medically under-served areas in western Pennsylvania. They also are eligible to apply to the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing for legal certification as certified registered nurse practitioners in family health after passing professional certification exams through either the American Nurses Credentialing Center or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. This program is offered only online.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Concepts in Pathophysiology 
  • Pharmacologic Applications 
  • Evolution of Nursing Theory 
  • Advanced Concepts in Nursing Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
Required
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.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Graduate Application
  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 at the undergraduate level out of 4.0
  • Test Scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT) if required by program
  • Current resume including work experience
  • Recommendation forms based on your program- please reference our recommendation requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    568 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 568 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    568 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 568 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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