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Collier Building, RM 4405
3000 Arlington Ave
Toledo, OH 43614
Mail Stop 1026
Student Services: 419.383.5810
Undergrad Advisor: 419.530.2673
Graduate Advisor: 419.383.5841
ATTENTION GRADUATE NURSING APPLICANTS:
Graduate application materials are submitted through the Nursing Centralized Application Service(NursingCAS) https://portal.nursingcas.org. A supplemental application is also required and can be found at http://apply.utoledo.edu. Program admission cycle information posted at http://www.utoledo.edu/nursing/grad_checklist.html.
The Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) major is a two-year, full-time course of study with part-time options. The curriculum is designed to prepare professional nurses for the FNP role in primary nursing care. The curriculum includes a minimum of 600 contact hours for clinical practice and selected laboratory experiences.
To be eligible for admission, applicants must have:
- Baccalaureate from an accredited college/university. Degree in nursing from a school that is accredited by a nationally recognized body for nursing accreditation.
- Overall grade point average of 3.0 in undergraduate work.
- Active, unrestricted, current unencumbered Ohio RN License.
- Completion of an undergraduate statistics course recommended.
- Computer competency that includes word processing skills and ability to communicate electronically.
- Personal statement describing career goals, future plans for employment, and expectations for graduate study.
- Current resume or CV, listing current Ohio RN license number.
- Two College of Nursing recommendation froms completed by professional sources (Master's in Nursing preferred).
- The Graduate Record Examination (General Subject GRE) and TOEFL* or IELTS* are required
for international applicants.
*Minimum required test scores: http://www.utoledo.edu/graduate/prospectivestudents/admission/guidelines.html
- An interview, if requested.
- Admission is competitive.
- Students are required to authorize The University of Toledo to obtain criminal record checks (BCII and FBI) and are responsible for fingerprinting expenses. Students must declare and document misdemeanor and/or felony offenses that occur prior to admission to the nursing program and/or during program progression. In compliance with Ohio Revised Code 4723-7 convictions will result in denial of admission to the program or dismissal after matriculation.
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|Semester I - Fall|
|Course #||Course Title||
|NURS5400||Theoretical & Ethical Foundations of Nursing||
|NURS5680||Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology||
|NURS5740||Advanced Health Assessment (4 lab hours/week)||
|INDI6000||Introduction to Biostatistical Methods||
|Semester II - Spring|
|NURS5910||Advanced Nursing Research||
|NURS6210||FNP I: Adolescents and Adults (12 clinical hours/week)||
|Semester III - Fall|
|NURS5190||Advanced Interpersonal Interventions (4 lab hours/week)||
|NURS5500||Family and Cultural Diversity Theories||3|
|NURS6220||FNP II: Women and Children (12 clinical hours/week)||
|Semester IV - Spring|
|NURS6140||Advanced Practice Nurse: Roles & Issues||
|NURS6230||FNP III: Adults & Older Adults (18 clinical hours/week)||
|NURS5530||Public Policy & Health Care||3|
|CAPSTONE||Field Experience, Thesis or Comprehensive Exam||
Total Semester Credits 55