Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online MSN Programs

Overview: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center: School of Nursing

Department: School of Nursing
Programs Offered: AGACNP, FNP, Midwifery, PACNP, PPCNP, PMHNP
Degree Types: MSN (BSN required), Post-MSN Certificates
Accreditation: CCNE
Instruction Methods: Majority of instruction is asynchronous with students interacting with instructors and classmates through discussion boards. Some live meeting times may be required, but are scheduled in advance so that students know ahead of time.
Phone Number: (806) 743-2730
Social Media: Facebook and Twitter

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online MSN Programs

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online AGACNP Programs

Online MSN Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Track

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 630 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 48 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 3 years
Program Start Date: Fall and Spring admission
Number of Terms: 9 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN required; current RN; at least one year of experience in acute care, ICU or ER required within the last 5 years
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$11,520 + fees (in-state); ~$31,104 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.


Online Post-Master's Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate program

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Adult Gerontology - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 630 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 30 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years
Program Start Date: Three starts per year: Fall, Spring and Summer
Number of Terms: 6 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN required; current RN; at least one year of experience in acute care, ICU or ER required within the last 5 years
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$7,200 + fees (in-state); ~$19,440 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.



Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online FNP Programs

Online MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Track

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 630 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 48 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 3 years
Program Start Date: Fall and Spring admission
Number of Terms: 9 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN required; current RN; at least one year of experience as an RN required
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$11,520 + fees (in-state); ~$31,104 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.


Online Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate program

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 630 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 30 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years
Program Start Date: Three starts per year: Fall, Spring and Summer
Number of Terms: 6 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN required; current RN; at least one year of RN experience required
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$7,200 + fees (in-state); ~$19,440 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.



Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online Midwifery Programs

Online MSN Nurse Midwifery Track

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Nurse Midwifery
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 682.5 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 51 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 3 years
Program Start Date: Fall and Spring admission
Number of Terms: 9 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN required; current RN; at least one year of RN experience in labor and delivery
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$12,240 + fees (in-state); ~$33,048 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.


Online Post-Master's Nurse Midwifery Certificate program

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Nurse Midwifery
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 682.5 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 33 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years
Program Start Date: Three starts per year: Fall, Spring and Summer
Number of Terms: 6 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN required; current RN; at least one year of RN experience in labor and delivery
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$7,920 + fees (in-state); ~$21,384 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.



Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online PACNP Programs

Online MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Track

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 735 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 51 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 3 years
Program Start Date: Fall and Spring admission
Number of Terms: 9 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN required; current RN; at least two years of RN experience in Pediatrics required
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$12,240 + fees (in-state); ~$33,048 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.


Online Post-Master's Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Certificate program

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 735 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 33 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years
Program Start Date: Three starts per year: Fall, Spring and Summer
Number of Terms: 6 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN required; current RN; at least two years of RN experience in Pediatrics required
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$7,920 + fees (in-state); ~$21,384 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.



Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online PPCNP Programs

Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Track

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 630 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 49 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 3 years
Program Start Date: Fall and Spring admission
Number of Terms: 9 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN required; current RN; at least two years of RN experience in Pediatrics required
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$11,760 + fees (in-state); ~$31,752 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.


Online Post-Master's Pediatric Primary Nurse Practitioner Certificate program

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 630 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 31 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years
Program Start Date: Three starts per year: Fall, Spring and Summer
Number of Terms: 6 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN required; current RN; at least two years of RN experience in Pediatrics required
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$7,440 + fees (in-state); ~$20,088 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.



Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Online PMHNP Programs

Online MSN Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Track

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: MSN (BSN Required)
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 576 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 49 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Full-time and Part-time
Program Length: Full-time program can be completed in 2 years; Part-time program can be completed in 3 years
Program Start Date: Fall and Spring admission
Number of Terms: Full-time: 6 terms; Part-time: 9 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: BSN required; current RN
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$11,760 + fees (in-state); ~$31,752 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.


Online Post-Master's Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate program

Program Overview
Program Specialty: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Degree Type: Post-MSN
Program Structure: Online instruction with five on-campus visits (one for each clinical course) with clinical hours requirements
Website: www.ttuhsc.edu

Program Requirements
Clinical Hours Requirements: 523.5 clinical hours required
Number of Credits Required: 28-29 credits needed to graduate
Number of Campus Visits Required: 5 (throughout entire program)

Program Options
Curriculum Options: Part-time only
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years
Program Start Date: Three starts per year: Fall, Spring and Summer
Number of Terms: 6 terms

Requirements and Tuition
Application Requirements: MSN required; current RN
GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
Standardized Testing: Not Required
Tuition: ~$6,960 + fees (in-state); ~$18,792 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost Per Credit Hour: $2,160 per 9 credit hours (in-state); $5,832 per 9 credit hours (out-of-state)

Eligibility Restrictions: Program does not currently accept students from California, Florida and Massachusetts. Other states may be restricted based on clinical requirement, check with university for the most up-to-date information.