The Family Nurse Practitioner track provides an educational opportunity for nurses interested in providing primary and specialty care for patients working in collaboration with other health care professionals in a practice setting. Course content includes primary care, young and middle age adult, children and women of childbearing years, and the older adult.
Application requirements: 3 references from peer, supervisor and prior faculty. BSN from an accredited institution. Cumulative GPA 3.0. All official transcripts. Career statement. Resume or CV. Active unrestricted, unencumbered RN license in the US. Must have statistics and health assessment as an undergrad with a B or better (If the applicant did not have statistics or health assessment as an undergrad, recommend that they take the courses at SJC and apply once the courses are complete).TOEFL if needed.
Accreditation & Licensing
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Not authorized in: Arizona, Delaware, Louisiana, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Oregon, and West Virginia. The FNP track is not approved in New York.
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