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Nurse Practitioner Programs Academics & Curriculum

Program Goals

The Nurse Practitioner programs at the University of Rochester School of Nursing prepare providers:

  • who base clinical care, decision making, and clinical services on scientific evidence which is grounded in careful analysis of the unique needs of the individual, group, or population.
  • who are actively engaged in scholarship through the clinical application of existing knowledge and the generation and dissemination of new clinical knowledge.
  • who maintain competence in their specialty through formal and informal educational opportunities, specialty certification, and who promote the ongoing education of others.

Required Coursework & Clinical Hours

Required coursework and clinical hours depends on the chosen nurse practitioner specialty:

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