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M.Sc. Blended

Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

South Dakota State University

24 months
Duration
18792 USD/year
18792 USD/year
9773 USD/year
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SDSU helps nurses exceed current standards of healthcare excellence.  With exemplary training and job placement for our graduates, the Master’s in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner at South Dakota State University offers several options for taking your nursing career to new, meaningful places.

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Overview

The Family Nurse Practitioner Specialization prepares you to deliver evidence-based direct patient care at an advanced practice level to individuals across the lifespan in primary care settings with an emphasis on rural healthcare.

This Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner at South Dakota State University  will be a good fit if you:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in Nursing
  • Like to collaborate with others
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Are interested in caring for people's health
  • Are an effective problem solver

Career Opportunities

  • Family nurse practitioner in primary care settings

Accreditation

The master’s degree in nursing at South Dakota State University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education,

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  •  Foundations of Advanced Nursing 
  •  Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan - Application to Advanced Practice Nursing 
  • Research in Nursing and Health Care
  •  Advanced Assessment Across the Lifespan 
  • Advanced Assessment - Lifespan Clinical Laboratory 
  • Health Policy, Legislation, Economics and Ethics 
  •  Advanced Concepts in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

58 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 to receive unconditional admission. 
  • A professional academic transcript evaluation for degrees earned outside the United States(This requirement cannot be waived unless your highest degree was earned or will be earned in the U.S. prior to enrollment at SDSU).
    • If you are completing your bachelor's degree at the time of application, you may submit an incomplete evaluation. If you are accepted, a complete transcript and/or evaluation with completed degree will be required by the end of your first semester of coursework.
  • Official U.S. transcripts where a degree is earned (or will be earned), and official U.S. transcripts where graduate level coursework has been taken.

Work experience

  • 1500 hours of documented nursing practice experience prior to the first clinical lab or within the first program year.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9773 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 337 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Brookings

1085 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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

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.

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