Master’s degree concentrations available include Rural Health Family Nurse Practitioner, Rural Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and the Nursing Administration Concentration.
Graduates of the Nursing - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program offered by Eastern Kentucky University will have specific competencies related to rural health nursing practice either as a Rural Health Family Nurse Practitioner, Rural Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, or as a Nursing Administrator.
Advanced Nursing Practice Outcomes include:
- Demonstrate the synthesis of expert knowledge for advanced nursing practice in diverse populations.
- Evaluate nursing and interprofessional theory and evidence based practice for their contributions to advanced nursing practice and professional role development.
- Provide leadership in the appraisal and improvement of healthcare and healthcare delivery.
- Use systematic methods to design, implement, and evaluate evidence-based advanced nursing practice.
- Participate in organizational and political systems to influence healthcare and healthcare delivery.
- Communicate, collaborate, and consult with clients, nurses, and other professionals to meet healthcare needs of individuals and populations.
- Actively demonstrate the advanced nursing practice role.
- Integrate ethical and legal principles in advanced nursing practice.
- Rural Health Family Nurse Practitioner
- Advanced Practice Core Courses
- Practicum Courses
- Clinical Requirement
- Rural Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
- Nursing Administration
- 24 months
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- Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a nationally accredited program.
- RN license from an approved state that is free and unrestricted, meaning that it has not been subject to reprimand, revocation, probation, suspension, restriction, limitation, disciplinary action, discretionary review/hearing or encumbrance nor had any type of complaint filed against it.
- A minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0.
- 3-hour graduate or undergraduate course in statistics with a grade of “C” or higher.
- MSN-FNP and MSN-PMHNP applicants must have at least one year of RN experience by the time their application is submitted.
International16219 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 662 USD per credit during 24 months.
National16219 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 662 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State16219 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 662 USD per credit during 24 months.
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