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About

Enhance your career and practice at the top of your license with the Doctor of Nursing  - Family Nurse Practitioner degree at Liberty University.

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Overview

Continue your nursing education and prepare to provide primary health care services to patients of all ages. Learn to assess, diagnose, treat, and manage patients as well as offer health promotion and education. Discover how to provide evidence-based care, and lead diverse teams to support systemic changes that will improve patient safety and care.

Study under experienced professors from a variety of backgrounds who are grounded in their Christian faith and passionate about excellence in the field.

The Doctor of Nursing  - Family Nurse Practitioner degree at Liberty University faculty includes Family Nurse Practitioners, Pharm.D. prepared professors, nurse leaders, and administrators. All are experienced educators, and many are certified not only as advanced practice nurses but in specialties such as informatics, nurse education, and nursing administration.

Get the Experience You Need in Our Simulation Center

Learn new skills and practice techniques in our accredited Simulation Center. Here, you’ll have access to examination rooms and lab equipped with high-fidelity mannequins trainers and B-Line SimCapture video. This gives you hands-on experiences with standardized patients and equipment to learn and practice clinical skills.

Accreditation

CCNE Accreditation.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology
  •     Theoretical Application for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Applications of Evidence-Based Care
  • Informatics, Technology and Trends for Transforming Health Care

  •     Leadership, Policy and Ethics

  • Interprofessional Collaboration and Outcomes Management for Quality in Health Care   

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
51
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

78 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
51
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Liberty University and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  •  Transcripts: Applicants must submit official copies of transcripts for all post-secondary schools and be a graduate of a CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education) or ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing) approved institution for their nursing education.
  • GPA of 3.0 in most recent nursing degree
  •  Undergraduate statistics course
  • Undergraduate research methods course
  •  Undergraduate health assessment course. (A graduate-level health assessment course can be accepted in lieu of an undergraduate course.)
  • Three Reference Contacts. We require three reference contacts: one professional recommendation, one academic recommendation, and one personal recommendation. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 635 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    12382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 635 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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