Oct 17, 2018  
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Post-Master's Certificates in Nursing


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The program of studies for Post-Master’s Certificates vary depending upon the track desired (FNP, PMHNP, or NE) and the applicant’s prior Master’s in Nursing preparation. Clinical specialty preparation will be reviewed as part of the application process and used by faculty in developing the individualized program of study. Applicants who do not have clinical work in their master’s program will be required to take additional coursework. The average completion time for the certificates is three semesters. 

Post Master’s FNP and PMHNP and NE applicants must document successful completion of a graduate level course in Pharmacology (3-credit equivalent) less than five (5) years prior to application to the certificate program. Waiver is considered for experienced, practicing nurse practitioners.  In addition, FNP, PMHNP, and NE Post-Master’s applicants must document successful completion of a graduate level course in Pathophysiology (3-credit equivalent) less than 10 years prior to application to the certificate program, and completion of a graduate-level Advanced Health Assessment course. Waivers for practicing NPs will be considered.

Family Nurse Practitioner Track


Students will be required, minimally, to take the following courses:

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Track


Students will be required, minimally, to take the following courses:

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