University at Buffalo

School of Nursing

Maternal & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner

Address:

408 Capen Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260

United States

Phone:

716-645-2939

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.-Maternal & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, Advanced Certificate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This program provides comprehensive care to women across the life span in a wide range of primary and transitional care settings. Students gain expertise in reproductive health care for women and men and gynecological, preventive, and restorative care for women. Students can focus in such specialty areas as genetics, rape/forensic evidence collection, and oncology. Clinical experiences include such sites as antepartum and gynecological clinics, labor and delivery triage units, emergency rooms, and other ambulatory settings. The program meets the educational requirements established by the National Certification Corporation for Obstetric, Gynecologic and National Nurse Specialties. Completion of the program allows students to take the National Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner Examination.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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