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Adult and Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

24 months
Duration
11160 USD/year
11160 USD/year
1200 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Adult and Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) Program at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers students the opportunity to practice in acute care settings, caring for patients from young adults to geriatrics.

Overview

Graduates of the Adult and Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will be prepared to sit for national certification by the American Nurse's Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) Certification Corporation.

Leadership Immersion

  • Opportunities to immerse in the theoretical aspects of leadership practice & apply these theories in clinical settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical and Research Foundations for Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Geriatric Syndromes
  • Pharmacological Principles and Clinical Therapeutics
  • Public Policy
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • NP Diagnostic Reasoning

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Required: a resume, all official transcripts, a personal statement (see personal statement guidelines) & three (3) references including one (1) professional, one (1) academic, and one (1) from your current clinical manager or other authority speaking on your commitment to discovery of new knowledge, your current knowledge in a clinical area, and your dedication to the profession.
  • Required: A minimum of one (1) year of recent experience as a registered nurse (RN) in an Acute Care, ED, or ICU environment. Applicants must also have a current certification in BLS and ACLS.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5580 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    11160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5580 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    1200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD per semester during 24 months.

Funding

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Adult and Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
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