Graduate Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner

The Graduate Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner will prepare students to deliver evidence-based comprehensive primary healthcare to individuals of all ages, from birth through older adulthood, including the diagnose and treatment of common acute episodic health problems and the management of chronic diseases.  The student will utilize current research to provide health education to individuals and families and demonstrate expertise in health promotion and disease prevention.  The student will be prepared to work independently and collaboratively to integrate advanced knowledge in the delivery of care to all populations including rural and other under served populations.

Requirements 

This is an online program for both degree seeking and stand alone for those students with previous APRN certification. 

Total credit hours for completion: 18.5

NURSE 8400Adult and Geriatric Primary Care I3.5
NURSE 8410Adult and Geriatric Primary Care II3.5
NURSE 8420Newborn Through Adolescence Primary Care3.5
NURSE 8430Reproductive and Sexual Health Primary Care3.5
NURSE 8540Advanced Diagnostics and Reasoning I3.5
NURSE 8980Advanced Clinical Nursing Practicum Enroll in 1 credit hour2-7