The Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Midwifery and Family Nurse Practitioner certificate programs require that students have earned a master's degree in nursing from a nationally accredited school of nursing. Students must also have completed the following Advanced Practice prerequisite courses at KU or their equivalents from another institution.
Advanced Practice Core - 12 credit hours
|Course Name/Credit hours|
|NRSG 810||Advanced Health Assessment & Physical Diagnosis (5)|
|NRSG 812||Advanced Pathophysiology (3)|
|NRSG 813||Applied Drug Therapy (3)|
|If these credits were not completed prior to admission to the KU program, students would pay the tuition and e-learning and course fees applicable at the time they begin the certificate program.|
Nurse Midwifery Certificate - 19 credit hours
This program focuses on the care and management of well women's primary and reproductive health care needs throughout the life span. The program content is family-centered, respectful of individual and cultural variations and promotes health through individual choice and participation. Courses are offered on the KU Medical Center campus.
|Course Name/Credit hours||Tuition||e-learning fee||Course Fees||Typhon fee|
|NRSG 830||Nurse-Midwifery in the Antepartal Period (2) online||$322.15/cr||$65/cr|
|NRSG 831||Nurse-Midwifery in the Antepartal Period/Practicum (2) On-campus||Resident $322.15/cr
|NRSG 832||Nurse-Midwifery in the Neonatal Period/Practicum (1) online||$322.15/cr||$65/cr|
|NRSG 835||Primary Women's Health Care Across the Lifespan (3) online||$322.15/cr||$65/cr|
|NRSG 838||Primary Care of Women Through the Lifespan Practicum (2) On-campus||Resident $322.15/cr
|NRSG 836||Nurse-Midwifery in the Intrapartal & Postpartal Period (3) online||$322.15/cr||$65/cr|
|NRSG 837||Nurse-Midwifery in the Intrapartal & Postpartal Period/Practicum (2) On-campus||Resident $322.15/cr
|NRSG 840||Care of Women Integration Practicum (4) On-campus||Resident $322.15/cr
|Total Tuition & Fees: Kansas Resident* $6125.85 (tuition)+ $585 (e-learning fee) + $1025 (course fee) + $75 (Typhon) = $7805.85*
Tuition & Fees: Non-Resident:* $10595.85 (tuition) + $585 (e-learning fee)+ $1025 (course fee) + $75 (Typhon) = $12280.85*
O*Net link - http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-2099.04 - Nurse midwife
*Note: Tuition and fees calculated based upon 2012-2013 rates. Tuition and fee rates are subject to change each year.
Room/board: On-campus housing not available.
Books and supplies: $600 estimate
On time completion rate: NA*
2006 - 0
2007 - 6
2008 - 0
2009 - 3
2010 - 2
Number completed on time: NA*
Job Placement Rates for Program: NA*
Median Loan Debt: NA*
Title IV Loan Debt: NA*
Private Educational Loan Debt: NA*
Institutional Finance Plans: NA*
Amount Owed: NA*
* Not Applicable because there were less than 10 graduates per year.