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Family Nurse Practitioner

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

42 months
Duration
11889 USD/year
6334 USD/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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Apply date
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About

The Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Program at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers students the opportunity to advance their careers in primary care, caring for patients from pediatrics through geriatrics.

Overview

The Family Nurse Practitioner major at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston includes over 700 clinical hours or 60 hours of precepted primary care clinical hours per clinical credit hour taken. This program is offered online and requires minimal visits to the Galveston campus.

Learning outcomes 

The program requires 49 semester credit hours (including the core courses). Graduates of the program are prepared to sit for national certification with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program and the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical and Research Foundations for Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • NP Diagnostic Reasoning
  • Pharmacology
  • Public Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 42 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Nursing experience
  • Leadership potential
  • Awards and honors of distinction
  • Communication skills
  • Applicant's goals for the future and specific reasons for entry into the program

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11889 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41613 USD for the full programme during 42 months.
  • National

    6334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22171 USD for the full programme during 42 months.

Living costs for Galveston

1036 - 1920 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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