Program Details – Certificates

Post-Master’s Nurse Practitioner Certificates

Tuition

  • $800 per credit hour
  • $165 Nursing Clinical fee for Castle Branch

Admission Requirements
Before being considered for admission, degree-seeking students should schedule an application appointment with their personal Admissions Advisor to discuss the application requirements and process. Schedule an appointment here: http://online.regiscollege.edu/vcita/. After your appointment, your Advisor will email you the application forms and link to Regis’ online application system, where you will submit the following forms and materials.

1. Specific to Point of Entry
MSN Non-NP

  • RNs with a Master of Science in Nursing from a regionally accredited nursing program.

MSN with NP Specialty

  • Licensed, master’s-prepared nurse practitioners.

2. Application Form
All applicants must submit an online application form. Your Admissions Advisor will provide you the link to the online application form for Regis’ online nurse practitioner certificate programs, along with specific instructions about how to complete the application.

3. Application Fee
All applicants must submit a nonrefundable application fee of $75 (payable online via secure server). The fee must be paid by credit card or electronic check before application submission. Applications submitted without an application fee will not be processed. Fees are subject to change without notice; the fee cannot be waived or deferred.

4. Current Resume
Submit online with application.

5. Personal Statement
Submit online with application. Describe career and professional goals and why you are applying to Regis College’s nurse practitioner certificate program (500-word minimum). For more details, please speak to your Admissions Advisor before submitting your application.

6. Recommendations
Applicants must provide two letters of recommendation (to be uploaded directly by each reference) to the online application site.

7. Entrance Examinations
Standardized examinations not required.
Curriculum Includes:

  • BI 612 Advanced Pathophysiology
  • NU 605 Concepts in Nursing Leadership
  • NU 629 Health Promotion-Disease Prevention
  • NU 641 Advanced Clinical Pharmacology
  • NU 650 Advanced Health Assessment
  • NU 668 Advanced Practice Roles and Practice Management

Entry One: MSN NON-NP
POST-MSN PNP Certificate

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

POST-MSN FNP Certificate

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

POST-MSN PMHNP Certificate

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

POST-MSN WHNP Certificate

  • NU 661 Care of Childbearing Woman
  • NU 664D & 664D-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of Women I (300 Clinical Hours)
  • NU 665D & 665D-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of Women II (300 Clinical Hours)

POST-MSN AGNP Certificate

  • HP 626 Sociological, Political, and Economic Perspectives in Aging
  • NU 664E & 664E-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of the Adult-Geriatric Client I (300 Clinical Hours)
  • NU 665E & 665E-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of the Adult-Geriatric Client II (300 Clinical Hours)

Entry Two: MSN WITH NP SPECIALTY
POST-MASTER’S NP to PMHNP Certificate

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

POST-MASTER’S NP to PNP Certificate

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

POST-MASTER’S NP to FNP Certificate

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

POST-MASTER’S NP to WHNP Certificate

  • NU 661 Care of Childbearing Woman
  • NU 664D & 664D-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of Women I (300 Clinical Hours)
  • NU 665D & 665D-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of Women II (300 Clinical Hours)

POST-MASTER’S NP to AGNP Certificate

  • HP 626 Sociological, Political, and Economic Perspectives in Aging
  • NU 664E & 664E-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of the Adult-Geriatric Client I (300 Clinical Hours)
  • NU 665E & 665E-X Clinical Concentration Course: Primary Care of the Adult-Geriatric Client II (300 Clinical Hours)