Graduate Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner

This program is for students who have completed a graduate degree in Nursing and are certified as an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN). The Graduate Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner will prepare students to deliver evidence-based comprehensive primary healthcare. Students will be prepared to work independently and collaboratively to integrate advanced knowledge in the delivery of care to all populations including rural and other underserved populations.


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

Total credit hours for completion: 19.5

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 2 credit hours1-7