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Application Info

The upcoming 11th RNPA Learning Intensive dates are
May 1 - Sept 1, 2017: Eleven-week Online Education Component
October 2 - 7, 2017: Residential Immersion in Tucson, AZ

Enrollment is Closed

Application Process
To apply for the next upcoming RNPA Learning Intensive please complete the following 5 steps:

  1. Complete the RNPA Learning Intensive Registration FormCLICK HERE

  2. Download and Complete the RNPA Learning Intensive Questionnaire CLICK HERE To Download Google Document

  3. Click Icon Below to Download the Questionnaire in your preferred format below:

    (Click Microsoft Word or RTF icon to download)

  4. Submit/Upload Completed Questionnaire

    • Email
    • Fax: (520) 743-2442
    • Mail: RN Patient Advocates, PLLC
      Attn: RNPA Registrar
      3400 W Goret Road
      Tucson, AZ 85745

  5. Complete payment for $75 application fee through PayPal to reserve your space.

  6. You will be contacted for your personal telephone interview after receipt of your Questionnaire and payment. The interview is the final step in your application process.

Class size is limited to maximize learning opportunities. Early application is recommended. Payment plans are available for qualified applicants. Call us for more information: 520-743-7008

Complete Enrollment
After application and acceptance to the program a $1,499 non-refundable tuition deposit is required to complete your enrollment and ensure your place in the next Learning Intensive. The general enrollment and tuition deposit payment will be announced later this year.

  • The remaining tuition of $3,800 may be paid by single payment or 2 installments payments

Important Dates

Feb. 14, 2017: Early Bird Discount Deadline

April 24, 2017: Enrollment Deadline, including $1,499 Tuition Deposit

May 1 - May 26, 2017: Part I of Online Intensive Components - Case Studies with Karen Mercereau, RN, iRNPA

May 22, 2017: 2nd installment of $1,466.50 due

June 5 - July 21, 2017: Part II of Online Intensive based on University of Arizona College of Nursing Learning Platform. There will be a gap week for July 4 holiday

July 10, 2017: 3rd installment of $1466.50

July 24 - August 25, 2017: Part III of Online Intensive based on RNPA Cafe

August 28, 2017: 4th and final tuition installment due of $1466.50

October 1, 2017: Arrive in Tucson, AZ (hotel discount arranged - no car rental necessary)

October 1, 2017: Welcome Dinner

October 2 - 7, 2017: Residential Immersion component held at University of Arizona College of Nursing, Tucson, AZ

October 8, 2017: Depart from Tucson, AZ

*Apply before February 14th to receive a $200 Early Bird Tuition Discount.


  • Desire to be a pioneer in this new role for experienced clinical RNs
  • Self managed, independent and assertive with highly developed communication skills
  • The ability to work collaboratively
  • A strong clinical knowledge base with a practice of ongoing education
  • Familiarity and comfort with internet research, email, and basic computer navigation
  • Passion for educating clients and your community
  • Interest in Functional Medicine paradigm
  • 5+ years of experience as a clinically based RN with Current RN license
  • *Considerations may be made for exceptional candidates

If you have additional questions specific to the Learning Intensive please contact us -

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