The Nursing MSN program from University of Texas at Austin offers the following concentrations: Adult - Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (AG CNS), Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PCPNP), Psych/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program (PMHNP) and Leadership in Diverse Settings (LeaDS).
Graduates with Nursing from University of Texas at Austin is expected to have acquired the following objectives:
- Accept responsibility and accountability for practicing nursing at an advanced level.
- Critically apply theoretical perspectives, teaching/learning principles, and evidence-based knowledge from nursing and related sciences to professional nursing practice in diverse health care environments.
- Systematically and comprehensively investigate complex issues encountered in nursing practice to promote optimal health outcomes for diverse patients, families, and communities.
- Advocate for patients, families, caregivers and communities to preserve health and to access healthcare services.
- Propose and lead courses of action related to social, ethical, legal, economic, environmental, epidemiological, or policy issues that contribute to the delivery of safe quality health care.
- Use advanced communications skills to optimize health and healthcare delivery.
- Use relevant data and technology to inform advanced nursing practice to improve healthcare outcomes for individuals, families, communities, and systems.
- Leadership Development for Healthcare Professionals
- Applications of Health Care Research
- Health Systems: Policy, Planning, and Evaluation
- Quality and Safety in Healthcare
- Advanced Pathophysiology
- Advanced Health Assessment
- Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
- 18 months
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- Degree: Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree OR Associate Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma AND a non-nursing bachelor’s degree (BS/BA)
- GPA: 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or comparable GPA in upper-division work (junior- and senior- level courses) and in any graduate work completed
- GRE: The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) taken within the last 5 years, is required for ALL applicants, there are no exceptions.
- Recommendations: 3 required
- Statement of Purpose
- Curriculum Vitae/resume
- Nursing License
- RN Experience
- Pay the Application Fee
- Submit Transcripts
International19340 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9670 USD per semester during 18 months.
National19340 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9670 USD per semester during 18 months.
In-State10466 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5233 USD per semester during 18 months.
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