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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner for the FNP

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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23411 USD/year
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6869 USD/year
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About

The online Advanced Graduate Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner for the FNP program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas uses a variety of teaching strategies designed to actively engage students. 

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Overview

Mandatory orientation sessions are held before the beginning of each spring semester to enhance the connections among students and with the nursing faculty. This Advanced Graduate Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner for the FNP program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas has mandatory on-campus sessions throughout the program. Program start is contingent upon class size.

Learning Outcomes

  • Competently assess, diagnose, prescribe, evaluate and create a holistic plan of mental health treatment.
  • Articulate the professional role, which includes the ethical code of conduct and scope of advanced practice of the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.
  • Develop and monitor comprehensive, holistic plans of care that address the health promotion and disease prevention needs of diverse psychiatric mental health client populations.
  • Assess and monitor teaching/learning needs in a diverse psychiatric mental health client population.
  • Practice ethically in the conduct of research, management, and clinical professional practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Synthesis
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Psychopharmacology Across the Lifespan
  • Psychopharmacology Across the Lifespan Lab
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner III

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

21 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Individuals who already have a master's degree in nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner and meet the admissions qualifications will be allowed to take courses towards the Post-Master's Advanced Graduate Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner for the FNP upon admissions into the program. A certificate will be awarded documenting completion of the coursework and transcripts will reflect courses taken.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23411 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year
  • National

    23411 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year
  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 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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