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Family Nurse Practitioner

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

12 months
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5664 USD/year
5664 USD/year
600 USD/year
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About

A Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is a registered professional nurse with advanced education and clinical training to provide health care to individuals across the lifespan and their families. The FNP is an expert health care provider who practices under the rules and regulations of the State's Nurse Practice Act.

Overview

The Family Nurse Practitioner at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio focus prepares the graduate for the expanded role in assessment and treatment of individuals across the lifespan. It emphasizes a multidisciplinary, culturally sensitive, community based approach that focuses on patient care outcomes.

Learning outcomes

The FNP advanced generalist curriculum provides the opportunity for a student to acquire current advanced knowledge and skills that are refined through extensive course work involving both class instruction and clinical practicum.Upon completion of the program, the student will be able to offer comprehensive, age-appropriate, age-specific quality primary health care that addresses the multiple needs of individuals across the lifespan.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Advanced Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning: Clinical Application
  • Advanced Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning
  • Advanced Mental Health Concepts
  • Informatics and Health Care Technologies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
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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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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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
Start practicing IELTS today!
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The MSN program requires a BSN degree from a CCNE, ACEN, or NLNAC accredited program. Additionally, applicants must currently hold licensure as an RN in Texas, or hold a compact license with multi-state privileges that includes Texas.
  • All MSN applicants will be required to submit three professional references with their NursingCAS application. In addition, candidates for graduate admissions will be invited to interview and submit a writing sample.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2832 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    5664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2832 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for San Antonio

972 - 1507 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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