Online Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing Curriculum

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We’re here to educate and support you. With several degrees of student support, no GRE requirements, and a flexible learning environment, we’re breaking down barriers that often prevent bright minds from reaching their full potential in advanced practice. Our inclusive approach to post-master’s nursing practice starts with two entry points:

 

Have an MSN? Become an NP.

  • Master of Science in Nursing degree from a regionally accredited institution and accredited program
  • Active unencumbered RN license
  • Students are eligible to transfer maximum credit hours from their prior MSN.

Already an NP? Expand Your Practice

  • Master of Science in Nursing degree from a regionally accredited institution and accredited program
  • Active unencumbered RN license
  • Proof of NP certification
  • Students are eligible to transfer maximum credit hours from their prior MSN

Core Courses Include:

NU 606 Advanced Pathophysiology
NU 605 Concepts in Nurse Leadership
NU 629 Health Promotion - Disease Prevention
NU 641 Advanced Clinical Pharmacology
NU 650 Advanced Health Assessment (64 clinical hours)
NU 668 Roles and Issues in APN

Entry One: MSN Non-NP Courses

Pediatric (PNP) Certification

NU 664A Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Child I
NU 664A-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Child I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665A Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Child II
NU 665A-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Child II (300 Clinical Hours)

Elective – NU 635 Complementary Therapy or one of the following electives (NU661, NU643, or NU670 – 24 field work hours)

Family (FNP) Certificate

NU 664B Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Family I
NU 664B-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Family I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665B Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Family II
NU 665B-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Family II (300 Clinical Hours)

Elective – NU 635 Complementary Therapy or one of the following electives (NU661, NU643, HP626 or NU670 – 24 field work hours)

Psychiatric Mental Health (PMHNP) Certificate

NU 646 Theory and Practice of Contemporary Psychotherapies
NU 643 Advanced Psychopharmacology
NU 664C Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client I
NU 664C-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665C Clinical ConcentrationCourse – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client II
NU 665C-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client II (300 Clinical Hours)

Women's Health (WHNP) Certificate

NU 661 Care of the Childbearing Woman
NU 664D Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Woman I
NU 664D-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Woman I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665D Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Woman II
NU 665D-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Woman II (300 Clinical Hours)

Adult Gerontology - Primary Care (AGPCNP) Certificate*

*Formerly referred to as AGNP

HP 626 Political, Financial and Social Issues in Gerontology
NU 664E Clinical Concentration Course – Adult Gerontology Primary Care I
NU 664E-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Adult-Gerontology Primary Care I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665E Clinical Concentration Course – Adult-Gerontology Primary Care II
NU 665E-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Adult-Gerontology Primary Care II (300 Clinical Hours)

Adult Gerontology - Acute Care (AGACNP) Certificate

NU 655 Acute and Critical Care Pharmacology
NU 664F Clinical Concentration Course: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client I
NU 664F-X Clinical Concentration Seminar: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665F Clinical Concentration Course: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client II
NU 665F-X Clinical Concentration Seminar: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client II (300 Clinical Hours)

Entry Two: MSN NP to NP Courses

Pediatric (PNP) Certificate

NU 664A Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Child I
NU 664A-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Child I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665A Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Child II
NU 665A-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Child II (300 Clinical Hours)

Elective – NU 635 Complementary Therapy or one of the following electives (NU661, NU643, or NU670 – 24 field work hours)

Family (FNP) Certificate

NU 664B Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Family I
NU 664B-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Family I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665B Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Family II
NU 665B-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Family II (300 Clinical Hours)

Elective – NU 635 Complementary Therapy or one of the following electives (NU661, NU643, HP626 or NU670 – 24 field work hours)

Psychiatric Mental Health (PMHNP) Certificate

NU 643 Advanced Psychopharmacology
NU 646 Theory and Practice of Contemporary Psychotherapies
NU 664C Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client I
NU 664C-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665C Clinical ConcentrationCourse – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client II
NU 665C-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Psychiatric Mental Health Client II (300 Clinical Hours)

Women's Health (WHNP) Certificate

NU 661 Care of the Childbearing Woman
NU 664D Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Woman I
NU 664D-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Woman I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665D Clinical Concentration Course – Primary Care of the Woman II
NU 665D-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Primary Care of the Woman II (300 Clinical Hours)

Adult Gerontology - Primary Care (AGPCNP) Certificate*

HP 626 Political, Financial and Social Issues in Gerontology
NU 664E Clinical Concentration Course – Adult Gerontology Primary Care I
NU 664E-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Adult-Gerontology Primary Care I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665E Clinical Concentration Course – Adult-Gerontology Primary Care II
NU 665E-X Clinical Concentration Seminar – Adult-Gerontology Primary Care II (300 Clinical Hours)

Adult Gerontology - Acute Care (AGACNP) Certificate

NU 655 Acute and Critical Care Pharmacology
NU 664F Clinical Concentration Course: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client I
NU 664F-X Clinical Concentration Seminar: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client I (300 Clinical Hours)
NU 665F Clinical Concentration Course: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client II
NU 665F-X Clinical Concentration Seminar: Acute and Critical Care of the Adult-Gerontology Client II (300 Clinical Hours)

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Tuition and Fees

$1025

Per credit hour

$165

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