Graduate Entry Pathway

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The Graduate Entry Pathway (GEP) is for individuals with a bachelor’s degree in a field other than nursing, leading first to Registered Nurse (RN) licensure, then to a graduate degree in advanced practice nursing (APNs).

Plans of Study: 

  • GEP to Master’s Track Options for APNs
    • Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)
    • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)
    • Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
  • GEP to Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Track Option
    • Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
  •  GEP to PhD Track Option:

         The purpose of the GEP to PhD Track is to accelerate the research careers       of nurse scientists with an opportunity to complete the PhD in Nursing in a       period of five to six years. Graduates receive a PhD in Nursing degree. 

 Specialty options for matriculated GEP students

Frequently Asked Questions

GEP Tracks Fact Sheet

Application Deadline - Jan 15, 2015

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