Overview - MS in Nursing, concentration in Psychiatric Mental Health and Family Nurse Practitioner
- 66-72 credit hours
- Program progression – 8 semesters - Full-time option only
- 1,080 clinical hour requirement
- Optional thesis
- Students completing the dual Nurse Practitioner concentration will be eligible to sit for the psychiatric-mental health and family nurse practitioner national certification examinations.
The master's degree program in nursing at The University of Alabama is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).