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About

The Family Nurse Practitioner graduate certificate from Kent State University provides nurses who already have a graduate nursing degree to acquire the additional specialized knowledge and clinical experience for the family nurse practitioner role.

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Overview

The Family Nurse Practitioner graduate certificate from Kent State University meets the educational requirements for the national certification examination.

Professional Licensure Disclosure

This program is designed to prepare students to sit for applicable licensure or certification in Ohio. If you plan to pursue licensure or certification in a state other than Ohio, please review state educational requirements for licensure or certification and contact information for state licensing boards at Kent State's website for professional licensure disclosure.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adult/gerontology Primary Care 
  • Family and Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Role
  • Primary Care Pediatrics
  • Primary Care: Chronically Ill Adults
  • Primary Care: Family Health and Chronic Illness
  • Clinical Diagnostics for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Adult/gerontology Primary Care I Practicum
  • Primary Care Pediatrics Practicum
  • Family and Adult/gerontology Nurse Practitioner Role Practicum
  • Primary Care Practicum: Chronically Ill Adults

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.

Credits

26 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Master's degree in nursing or a doctorate in nursing practice from an accredited nursing program
  • Minimum 3.000 graduate GPA on a 4.000 scale
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Active, unrestricted registered nurse license in the state in which practicum hours will be completed
  • Résumé or vita
  • Goal statement (no more than 250 words) describing reasons for seeking the certificate in the identified specialty and professional goals
  • Transcript(s) of all previous graduate coursework1
  • Syllabi of all courses to considered for transfer in the gap analysis
  • Three letters of reference from health care professionals or faculty members
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD per year

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 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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