The Advanced Public Health Nursing program offered by the University of California, San Francisco provides a foundation for planning and evaluating community/public health programs; learning about community/public health concepts, health promotion, population health, population-level interventions, grant writing, health care systems, leadership, and health policy; addressing health disparities of vulnerable and diverse populations; and practicing and consulting in diverse and multicultural settings.
Advanced public health nurses in this specialty understand the complex interactions between health and the social determinants of health to maintain or improve the health of diverse, vulnerable, and underserved populations and communities. Practice settings include public health departments, schools and universities, parishes and faith-based programs, home care, rural health, refugee/immigrant clinics, primary care clinics, jails and prisons, ambulatory outpatient facilities, voluntary organizations, and a variety of community, public and private agencies and organizations.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has retired all certifications provided via portfolio review. They are only processing renewals.
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- Advanced Public Health Nursing
- Theories of the Health Policy Process
- Race/Class Factors in Health Care Delivery
- Global Community Planning and Interventions
- Essentials of Human Genomics for Nurses
- Health Care Economics
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesNursing View 746 other Masters in Nursing in United States
Is RN experience required?
- Yes, any number of years of experience
Does this specialty admit MEPN students?
International11442 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11442 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National11442 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11442 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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