Family Nurse Practitioner, M.Sc. | University of Rochester | Rochester, United States
24 months
Duration
1680 USD/credit 46200 USD/year
1680 USD/credit 46200 USD/year
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About

Nurse practitioner students who pursue the Family Nurse Practitioner program of University of Rochester will provide primary health care for patients from infancy through older adulthood, and also provide women’s health care.

Overview

Key facts

In the Family Nurse Practitioner program of University of Rochester, you’ll gain the skills to manage acute and chronic health problems, refer and coordinate care with specialists when needed, and counsel about healthy lifestyles. Family nurse practitioners approach individuals as part of a family system in the context of the community, and are particularly skilled at improving access to high-quality care for medically-underserved populations.

Graduates of the Family Nurse Practitioner program are practicing in community health centers, private practices, school-based health clinics, emergency departments, and urgent care centers. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology
  • Ethics and Public Policy in the Health Care System
  • Research Principles for Evidence-Based Practice
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Family Theoretical Frameworks and Application to Nursing Care of Families
  • Advanced Health Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

55 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school of nursing (cumulative GPA of 3.0 preferred)
  • RN licensure within the United States or U.S. territory
  • One year clinical experience is preferred
  • CPR certification (professional course must be taken with the American Heart Association)
  • Statistics course with a grade of C or above
  • Current RN license
  • Official transcripts from all schools attended, including prerequisites 
  • Two letters of reference
  • Professional goal statement
  • Resume or CV
  • Writing sample (academic paper, clinical document, or publication)
  • For international students, TOEFL with a minimum score of 560 (paper-based), 230 (computer-based) or 88 (iBT)

Work experience

  • One year clinical experience is preferred

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1680 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1680 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Rochester

925 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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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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