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Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Winona State University

12 months
Duration
646 USD/credit 19380 USD/year
646 USD/credit 19380 USD/year
428 USD/credit 12840 USD/year
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About

Grounded in an environment of scholarship, the mission of the Winona State University Department of Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner is to educate knowledgeable caring, ethical, creative, and accountable nurse leaders who provide person- and relationship-centered care for individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations in a diverse society. 

Overview

This mission of Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner is based on the beliefs that:

  • a caring, diverse and respectful community provides the best environment for students to learn how to care for themselves and others
  • optimal learning to care for self and others occurs in a caring, diverse and respectful community
  • faculty and students are accountable for maintaining and modeling professional standards of moral, ethical, and legal conduct
  • recognizing and valuing human diversity is essential to person- and relationship-centered care
  • individuals have different ways of knowing and learning about the world
  • creativity and innovation contribute to continuous quality improvement and sustainability
  • an enriched learning environment is the responsibility of faculty, staff and students
  • effective nurse leaders engage in continuous professional development and lifelong learning
Students choosing the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) program at Winona State University are prepared to provide and manage health care of the acutely ill and the critically or chronically ill adult patient in a wide range of settings. AGACNP practice includes decision-making, both independently and interdependently; and is directly accountable for clinical judgments. In addition to the nursing science core and direct care core courses, content includes differential diagnosis and disease management; diagnostic and therapeutic interventions to manage acute and critical health problems; participation in and use of research; development and implementation of health policy, leadership, education, case management; and consultation with emphasis on interdisciplinary therapeutics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Scientific and Ethical Foundations 
  • Statistical Methods for Health Care Research 
  • Health Policy and Quality Health Care Delivery
  • Nursing Information Management & Decision Making 
  • Organizational and Systems Leadership
  • Advanced Health Promotion for Families
  • Advanced Health Promotion for Families Clinical 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a caring, diverse, and respectful community provides the best environment for students to learn how to care for themselves and others
  • optimal learning to care for self and others occurs in a caring, diverse and respectful community
  • faculty and students are accountable for maintaining and modeling professional standards of moral, ethical, and legal conduct
  • recognizing and valuing human diversity is essential to person- and relationship-centered care
  • individuals have different ways of knowing and learning about the world
  • creativity and innovation contribute to continuous quality improvement and sustainability
  • an enriched learning environment is the responsibility of faculty, staff, and students

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 646 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 646 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 428 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Winona

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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