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Nursing - Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

University of Michigan

24 months
Duration
50646 USD/year
50646 USD/year
25230 USD/year
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About

The Nursing - Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Michigan provides family-centered and culturally respectful care for pediatric patients with acute, complex, critica, and chronic illness across a variety of care settings. 

Overview

Education

  • Acute care pediatric nurse practitioners are in demand. Hospitals across the nation are looking for Nursing - Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner who have the education and training to care for their pediatric patients with acute, critical, and chronic illness.
  • The number of practice settings where ACPNPs work is continually expanding. Potential employment opportunities include: pediatric intensive care units; pediatric cardiac intensive care units; pediatric hospitalist services; inpatient and outpatient specialty services such as pediatric surgery, pediatric hematology/oncology, and pediatric neurosurgery; pediatric emergency departments; homecare settings for children with complex and technology-dependent healthcare needs.
  • Salaries for ACPNPs are highly competitive and rank among the highest for advanced practice nurses.
  • Being an Nursing - Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at the University of Michigan is both challenging and rewarding. ACPNPs are experts in the care of children with acute illness and multiple complex problems and work with patients, families, and interdisciplinary colleagues to provide the highest quality care for these patients. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Models, Theories and Methods to Promote Optimal Health Outcomes
  • Promoting Optimal Models and Systems for Healthcare Delivery
  • Scientific and Analytic Approaches for Advanced Practice
  • Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan
  • Advanced Health Assessment for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Wellness and Illness for the Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

58 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Earned a BS in nursing or are in the process of completing a BS in nursing from a CCNE, AACN, or NLN accredited institution. Note: Successful completion of the BS in nursing must occur prior to the desired term of admission

  • Minimum B average in all undergraduate coursework (this includes all courses taken to satisfy the degree requirements for a BS in nursing; an overall B average is usually equivalent to a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale)

International apllicants

  • Official foreign transcript 
  • Transcript Evaluation
  • English Proficiency Exam 
  • Visa and Documentation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    50646 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50646 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    50646 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50646 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    25230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25230 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Ann Arbor

1025 - 1870 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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