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  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2014-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate


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 Note: Students are no longer being accepted into the Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate.


 

Admission Requirements


  • A master’s degree in nursing from an accredited program
  • A current non-restricted license to practice as a registered nurse (RN) in North Carolina or an NCSBN compact state. Individual advisement will be necessary for licensure regulations for online out-of-state students.
  • A personal statement describing the applicant’s interest in graduate study, career goals, and the certificate’s relationship to those goals.
  • Three professional references with one reference from an individual who is knowledgeable of the applicant’s nursing practice
  • One year clinical experience as an RN
  • A personal interview with a member of the graduate faculty

 

Note:


Applicants for the post-master’s certificate options in family nurse practitioner must have had graduate level courses in pathophysiology, health assessment and pharmacology within the past five years or approval by the concentration director; otherwise, students will be required to take these courses as part of the post-master’s certificate requirement.

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