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Nursing - Adult Gerontology Primary Care

Purdue University

24 months
Duration
28794 USD/year
28794 USD/year
9992 USD/year
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About

The Purdue Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program offers an interdisciplinary approach to advanced practice education. The Nursing - Adult Gerontology Primary Care programme is offered at the Purdue University.

Overview

Key facts:

  • The Nursing - Adult Gerontology Primary Care programme is offered at the Purdue University.
  • Options for interdisciplinary work include medicine, pharmacy, audiology, speech pathology, social work, and physical and occupational therapy. Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioners are specialists in adult care who see patients ages 13 and older in a variety of settings. The program includes hands-on mentorship at the Riggs Community Health Center and at nurse-managed clinics. It is certified by the National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Health Assessment 
  • Sociocultural Influences on Health
  • Physiologic Concepts for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Research and Evidence-based Nursing Practice
  • Health Promotion for Advanced Practice in Nursing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Statement of Purpose (350-500 words, single spaced text, 11 point Arial font, 0.75 inch margins; not required for PhD) must include
    • Your reasons for seeking the particular degree to which you are applying
    • Description of your academic and career goals
    • How this degree will help you achieve your personal goals
    • Brief accounting of your professional history, achievements, and abilities that make you a strong candidate for graduate study
    • Description of how you intend to manage full- or part-time study (specify one) along with your existing professional and personal time obligations.
  • Diversity Essay
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of Nurses License

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14397 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    28794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14397 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9992 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4996 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for West Lafayette

1096 - 1774 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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