Family Nurse Practitioner, Master | The University of Maine | Orono, United States
MS Nursing On Campus

Family Nurse Practitioner

12 months
29214 USD/year
29214 USD/year
9738 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Family Nurse Practitioner curriculum at The University of Maine prepares nurses as primary health care providers who promote health, prevent illness, and manage common health problems across the lifespan.  


Health care issues affecting rural and other underserved communities are integrated throughout the curriculum.

The Family Nurse Practitioner program from The University of Maine may be tailored for full-time or part-time study.  Course formats are a mix of online and classroom instruction. 

Key Features 

  • Clinical experiences are arranged to meet program outcomes and to accommodate the needs of the student.  
  • The Graduate Program Coordinator and the student’s academic advisor will help plan a program of study and timeframe that meets the academic and clinical requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Families in Health and Illness
  • Advanced Health Appraisal and Physical Assessment: Nurse Practitioner
  • Theory Development in Nursing
  • Nursing Research
  • Professional Issues in Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Advanced Pathophysiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript of all previous college or university work
  • Official test scores
  • $65 application fee

Work experience

Experience as a Registered Nurse

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Orono

1216 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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


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