Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Post-Masters Certificate

Admission Requirements

  • A master's degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation.
  • An interview with the director of the graduate program or his/her designee.
  • Students must consult with an adviser in the Nursing Program before starting their certificate program. During their first semester, matriculated students are required to plan their program with an adviser. All students must complete the 27-credit curriculum with a cumulative index of 3.0 or better.

The Certificate in Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner program consists of a sequence of six courses for a total of 27 credits as listed below:

NUR 766Advanced Pathophysiology

3

NUR 767Advanced Pharmacology

3

NUR 770Advanced Practice I

6

NUR 771Advanced Nursing Practice II

6

NUR 772Advanced Nursing Practice III

6

NUR 773Advanced Health Assessment

3