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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Family Nurse Practitioner

University of North Georgia

24 months
Duration
916 USD/credit 21068 USD/year
916 USD/credit 21068 USD/year
230 USD/credit 5290 USD/year
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About

The University of North Georgia offers a Post-Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner

Overview

To receive the Post-Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner, students must successfully complete up to 46 credit hours of family nurse practitioner coursework, including all clinical courses plus Advanced Pathophysiology, Advanced Pharmacology, and Advanced Physical Assessment if not already taken at the graduate level. 

Features

An individualized plan of study is developed based on the student’s earned master’s degree.

The University of North Georgia offers degree programs that meet the educational requirements students need to apply for professional licensure and certifications in Georgia. The programs may not meet education requirements for licensure or certification in other states.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Advanced Pathophysiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

46 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from a regionally accredited institution with a nationally accredited school of nursing.
  • One year of post-licensure clinical work experience in the United States is preferred.
  • Current unencumbered Georgia registered nurse license.
  • Required Supplemental Documentation
  • FNP supplemental application formnew window (included in online application; separate form if downloading paper application).
  • Professional Resume.
  • If accepted, the following documents must be received prior to the first day of the initial semester. Students who have not submitted all of the following prior to the first day of the semester will not be allowed to attend until all documentation has been received.
  • A copy of Georgia registered nurse (RN) license.
  • Completed accident/wellness waiver form.
  • Evidence of current CPR certification.
  • Criminal background check.
  • Completed Department of Nursing medical form.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 916 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    21068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 916 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    5290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 230 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Dahlonega

900 - 1400 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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