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Family Nurse Practitioner

Learn to deliver primary health care to families across the life span as a Family Nurse Practitioner

USJ’s master’s degree program prepares RNs for advanced practice and board certification.

Deliver primary health care to families across the life span and make a positive impact in your community. Family Nurse Practitioner salaries average $98,190 according to the US Bureau ofLabor Statistics. See certification requirements to become a Family Nurse Practitioner below:

  • Designed to be completed over seven consecutive semesters in a cohort model.
  • Courses are scheduled in the late afternoon and evening hours
  • Clinical learning experiences occur at a variety of health care agencies
  • Prepares you for leadership and change-agent roles in health promotion and therapeutic clinical practice
  • Teaches you to administer, consult, educate, and research as part of the advanced practice role in Nursing
  • Graduates are employed in primary care practices, long-term care facilities, and a variety of community health care clinics
  • You will complete a comprehensive exam in your final year as a requirement of the program

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