ERIC Number: ED481680
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Master's-Level Nurse Practitioner Educational Programs: Findings from the 2000-2001 Collaborative Curriculum Survey.
Berlin, Linda E.; Harper, Doreen; Werner, Kathryn E.; Stennett, Janis
Based on a survey of master's level nurse practitioner (NP) educational programs, this report presents data on: (1) types of programs and their characteristics; (2) programs by NP role preparation (single track, dual track, or combined NP/clinical nurse specialist); (3) course content areas included in core master's and clinical (didactic and/or clinical practicum) curriculum content; (4) selected aspects of faculty workload associated with clinical supervision; and (5) Web-based capacity of NP programs. (Appendices contain the survey instrument and a list of institutions providing information for the report.) (EV)
Descriptors: College Curriculum, Faculty Workload, Higher Education, Masters Programs, Nurse Practitioners, Nursing Education, School Surveys
American Association of Colleges of Nursing, One Dupont Circle, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036-1120. Tel: 202-463-6930; Fax: 202-785-8320; Web site: http://www.aacn.nche.edu.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.
Authoring Institution: National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties, Washington, DC.; American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Washington, DC.