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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Family Nurse Practitioner (Individual Across the Lifespan) (Online)

Drexel University

12 months
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1037 USD/credit 39406 USD/year
1037 USD/credit 39406 USD/year
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About

The Family Nurse Practitioner (Individual Across the Lifespan) (Online) program offered by Drexel University provides experienced nurses who have earned their Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with the opportunity to prepare for a highly-rewarding career as a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (CFNP).

Overview

In this Family Nurse Practitioner (Individual Across the Lifespan) (Online) program from Drexel University you will study with expert faculty at Drexel’s College of Nursing and Health Professions, using an industry-relevant FNP curriculum that focuses on preparing practitioners for primary care of the family and/or individual across the lifespan from birth to death. 

Graduates also become instantly eligible to sit for their Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam through AANP or ANCC.

Highlights

Drexel’s online Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Certificate prepares current MSN-prepared nurses for successful careers as Family Nurse Practitioners by covering a high-quality curriculum that includes the following coursework:

  • Advanced Pathophysiology and Pharmacology
  • Clinical Health Assessment
  • Diagnostic Reasoning
  • Primary Care of Patients Across the Lifespan
  • Professional Issues for Nurse Practitioners

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Advanced Clinical Assessment & Diagnostic Reasoning
  • Professional Issues for Nurse Practitioners
  • Primary Care of the Emerging Family

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
97

Credits

38 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
97

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Master of Science in Nursing and/or Doctorate of Nursing Practice from program fully accredited by National League of Nursing (NLN) and/or American Association Colleges of Nursing (AACN.) The accrediting body for NLN is ACEN and the accrediting body for the American Association Colleges of Nursing is CCNE.
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • 1-2 years of medical/surgical nursing experience preferred
  • Current, unrestricted United States RN license

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39406 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1037 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    39406 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1037 USD per credit during 12 months.

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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