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Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

Carson-Newman University

Master
12 months
Duration
625 USD/credit
625 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Department of Graduate Studies in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner offers programs of study leading to a Master of Science Degree in Nursing (MSN) at Carson-Newman University. The program prepares the graduate nurse for advanced practice in the roles of Family Nurse Practitioner and/or Nurse Educator. 

Overview

The overall goal of the Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner program at Carson-Newman University is to prepare the registered nurse for an advanced practice role in nursing within the context of Christian beliefs, values, and behaviors. All specialty tracks meet the necessary requirements of eligibility for the graduate of the MSN program to write the national certification examination as appropriate.

Learning outcomes

Opportunities in the health care field are almost unlimited in this challenging role. If you already hold a bachelor’s in nursing and are eager to move into an advanced practice role, Carson-Newman University may be what you are looking for. The programs meet the requirements of eligibility for the graduate of the MSN program to write the national certification examination as a family nurse practitioner.

Students learn from a highly motivated, caring faculty and stimulating clinical experiences. At the completion of the program, graduates are eligible to take the national FNP certifying examination. The overall goal of the Master of Science in Nursing program at Carson-Newman University is to prepare the registered nurse for an advanced practice role in nursing within the context of Christian beliefs, values, and behaviors.

A nurse prepared at the master's level has substantive knowledge, competence, and skill and is able to effectively provide and direct client services at an advanced level in the health care delivery system. The master's level nurse assumes responsibility and accountability for synthesis of knowledge for specialization and leadership in a select field of nursing practice. An integral part of graduate education in nursing is the ability to participate in scholarly investigation of questions that contribute to the discipline of nursing and health care.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pathophysiology 
  • Advanced Pharmacology 
  • Advanced Health Assessment 
  • Theories of Nursing 
  • Advanced Primary Nursing Care for Women 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
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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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume
  • Official Transcripts
  • Completed Application
  • 3 Recommendation Letters

Tuition Fee

  • International

    625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 625 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 625 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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