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Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

24 months
Duration
1235 USD/credit
1235 USD/credit
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About

The Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner program of Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences allows students to work directly with individuals and families throughout their lives, providing expert care, support and compassion.

Overview

The Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner program of Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences builds on your bachelor’s degree in nursing so you can advance your career with a specialty in family nursing practice.

This 24-month, part-time program, is offered entirely online with clinical experiences in your community, giving you the flexibility to continue to work.

Residency Requirement

In addition to coursework, the FNP program requires students to attend two residencies, generally 1-3 days in length, in addition to orientation, during their respective tenure in the program. These residencies include: new student orientation, second year residency, final residency in May that coincides with graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Role Development for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Scholarship for Advanced Nursing: Building an Evidence-Based Practice
  • Human Diversity, Social, and Policy Issues
  • Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National applicants - Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited college or university
  • A GPA of 3.0 or higher in nursing coursework
  • A current, unencumbered license to practice nursing in the jurisdiction where experiential learning will occur
  • Completed MCPHS Application
  • Official college transcripts from every college attended
  • 1 professional letter of recommendation
  • Photocopy of current RN license
  • Resume (may be included within application or as a separate document)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1235 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1235 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1235 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1235 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • per credit hour: 1,235 USD

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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