Xavier University Receives Grant for Nurse Traineeships

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Family Nurse Practitioners

Xavier University, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, has received a $1,387,156 grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration to prepare Family Nurse Practitioners living in rural Ohio through Xavier’s Master of Science in Nursing degree program.  Included in the grant are traineeships for nurses living in the following areas: Lima, St. Mary’s, Marietta, and Urbana, Ohio.

All courses are taught through synchronized video-conferencing from Xavier University supporting real-time faculty-time while students attend classes at local hospital partners located in those areas.

Traineeship funds cover full tuition, books and fees, and provide $11,730.00 per year for two years.

Please contact Dr. Susan M. Schmidt at Schmidt@xavier.edu or call 513-745-3814.

Family Nurse Practitioners

Visit http://www.xavier.edu/nursing-graduate-programs/MSN-FNP.cfm to learn more about Xavier’s Family Nurse Practitioners program.

Family Nurse Practitioners