Family Nurse Practitioner, Post-Masters Certificate

Program Description

Registered nurses who earn a Post-Master’s certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner will be able to

  1. Apply their practice as Advanced Practice Registered Nurses in the care of family and individuals across the lifespan.
  2. Demonstrate competency in the planning, delivery, and evaluation of primary care in a variety of healthcare settings.

Students who complete post-master’s certification course work should meet requirements for national certification in the associated specialty area of practice.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
Role Specialization
NURS 5322Advanced Pharmacological Concepts *3
NURS 5323Finance for the Nurse Practitioner *3
NURS 5341Wellness and Health Promotion *3
NURS 5326Advanced Physiology with Pathophysiological Applications *3
NURS 5624Advanced Health Assessment and Differential Diagnosis *6
NURS 5644Management of Acute and Chronic Illness I *6
NURS 5645Management of Acute and Chronic Illness II *6
NURS 5746Integrated Clinical Practice: FNP *7
Total Hours37

Online offering