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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

George Mason University

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1487 USD/credit 34201 USD/full
1487 USD/credit 34201 USD/full
599 USD/credit 13777 USD/full
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About

This certificate prepares students for the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at  George Mason University  through formal study in the theory and practice of advanced practice psychiatric nursing in a variety of practice settings within the healthcare delivery system.

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Overview

Outcome

 Graduates of Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at  George Mason University will be eligible for prescriptive authority and will have the potential to perform a variety of mental health services including medication management and psychotherapy. Course and practice content focus on the assessment and management of serious mental illness.

Programme Structure

Courses incldue

  • Pathogenesis of Mental Disorders   

  • Individual Psychotherapy   

  • Clinical Psychopharmacology   

  •  Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Practicum

  •  Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Seminar

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

23 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a master's degree in nursing. Applicants must meet the admission standards and application requirements specified in the Graduate Admissions section of the catalog and apply using the Application for Graduate Admission. Acceptance to the nursing program is contingent upon admission to the university. The application process is competitive, and applications are considered for the fall semester only. For application deadlines and detailed application requirements, please refer to CHHS Admissions.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34201 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1487 USD per credit
  • National

    34201 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1487 USD per credit
  • In-State

    13777 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 599 USD per credit

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 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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