Master of Nursing
Ara Institute of Canterbury
Total student fees
over 2 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The aim of this programme is to provide a pathway for registered nurses to demonstrate competence for the Nurse Practitioner scope of practice in order to apply to NCNZ to become a Nurse Practitioner. The target market is registered nurses who are supported in their employment to become a nurse practitioner.
Key Information for Students
Academic Requirements B average for courses in the Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing Practice (Registered Nurse Prescribing). Additional Requirements Interview is required for students who intend completing a Master of Nursing in order to become a Nurse Practitioner. Applicants must be a New Zealand Registered Nurse with a current practising certificate. Applicants must have employer support for their education leading towards the Nurse Practitioner scope of practice English Requirements * IELTS 6.5 Academic (no lower than 6.5 in any subtest)
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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