Any recommendations for post-masters program in FNP in the state of Florida?

  1. 0 I have a question? I completed a Master's in NP program back in 2009 and passed my certification exam for a pediatric specialty. One thing however, I never did anything with that degree. There were many reasons such as fear of not liking my career, wanting to travel (travel nurse), and I still enjoyed being a bedside RN. The reason being that the hours were flexible and I felt comfortable to be honest. In addition, I noticed many of the NP's that I followed in clinicals stated that they were not completely satisfied in their career and would have rather just stayed at bedside. That was one big factor in discouraging me, and I also wanted to maintain 12 hour shifts as opposed to 9-5.

    Now that a few years has gone by and I have become interested in seeing where my NP degree will lead me. Unfortunately, I have one year left with my certification and have been unsuccessful in finding a job. I noticed that most positions are now requiring Family ( I only have peds), and more urgent cares and 12 hour shifts are being created. Im thinking of going back for a post masters..

    I want to know what school do you guys recommend for state of Florida and how long are the programs. Several schools has told me that I need to submit an applications first before determining the length of program.
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    sweetvi has '10' year(s) of experience. From 'Female'; Joined Mar '01; Posts: 8.

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    Try UCF
    UCF COLLEGE OF NURSING : Academics

    They are very flexible and will even allow you to start taking courses prior to program admission. They have masters, post masters, and DNP programs.
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    Thank you! I will check to see if they have an online program..


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