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Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner Across the Lifespan

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

12 months
Duration
11846 USD/year
11846 USD/year
2890 USD/year
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About

The Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner Across the Lifespan program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is designed to prepare nurses for advanced practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Overview

About the Program

This concentration leads to a MSN with a concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner Across the Lifespan. These Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) are prepared to function as Nurse Practitioners providing primary care to families across the lifespan.

The graduates of the Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner Across the Lifespan program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte are eligible to take the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) examination for Nurse Practitioner Across the Lifespan certification.  The Family Nurse Practitioner program is a full-time, campus-based program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Primary Care Reproductive Health
  • Advanced Primary Care and Health Promotion of Adults Across the Lifespan
  • Advanced Primary Care of Children and Adolescents
  • Family Health in Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Theoretical Basis for Nursing Practice
  • Health Policy and Planning in the U.S.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

46 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina
  • BSN degree from a college or university accredited by an accepted accrediting body; the RN-to-MSN option is not available to NP applicants
  • One year of professional nursing practice
  • Overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in the last degree earned
  • Completion of an undergraduate statistics course with a grade of C or above
  • Statement of Purpose explaining the applicant’s career goal and preparation in relation to primary care and family practice, and qualities making them a strong applicant
  • References should be from professional colleagues and should speak to clinical knowledge and expertise and one’s ability to function a member of the healthcare team. At least one reference from a supervisory person is preferred.
  • GRE is not required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11846 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5923 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    11846 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5923 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1445 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Charlotte

1133 - 2060 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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