Graduate program in nursing
The University of Virginia School of Nursing is ranked #15 in the country for graduate nursing programs in the country (placing it in the top 3% of programs in the US). The PhD in Nursing program was ranked in the Top 10 of doctoral programs in 2010 by the National Research Council.
Masters preparation is offered in Acute & Specialty Care (CNS and ACNP), Primary Care (FNP & PNP), Psychiatric-Mental Health nursing (PMHNP), as well as leadership programs in Public Health Nursing, Health Systems Management, and Clinical Nurse Leader.
We offer an intensive 24-month Master's Entry program for non-nurses where all of your clinical experiences would be precepted 1:1. This is more focused, 1:1 clinical training than any other program in the country at that level.
CCNE, Virginia Board of Nursing
International Student Requirements:
Satisfactory performance on TOEFL or IELTS examination
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 34-60
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $724 for instate students USD
In State Tuition (per year): 16274 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 26510 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Small Suburb
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999