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Nurse Practitioner

University of Houston

Master
12 months
Duration
1111 USD/credit
1111 USD/credit
602 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Science in Nurse Practitioner graduate program at University of Houston prepares professional nurses for leadership roles in nursing education, nursing administration, or advanced practice nursing.

Overview

Graduate study in nursing requires the acquisition and systematic application of knowledge and skills in nursing practice, evidence based practice, and nursing role. Advanced critical thinking skills in nursing are enhanced through the study of theory and research.

The Master of Science in Nurse Practitioner at University of Houston offers full-time and part-time tracks in nursing education, nursing administration, and family nurse practitioner to BSN prepared Registered Nurses.   

At the end of the graduate education program, the graduate will:

  • Assume advanced leadership roles in a variety of health care settings.
  • Exemplify ethical, legal, and professional standards for advanced nursing practice.
  • Integrate advanced knowledge of nursing and related disciplines in the roles of educator, administrator, or clinician.
  • Participate in research and other scholarly activities to expand nursing knowledge.
  • Work effectively in interdisciplinary relationships or partnerships to promote, maintain and restore the health of clients; improve health care delivery systems; shape health policy; or influence professional education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adv Rsrch Intgrtd Evdnce Prctc
  • Diagnostic Tests & Procedures
  • Management of Health Disorders Across the Lifespan in Diverse Settings

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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

  • Personal Statement
  • One page personal statement 
  • A resume is required.
  • An interview.
  • Official score(s) of the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE).  Scores may not be more than 5 years old.
  • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1111 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1111 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1111 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1111 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    602 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 602 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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