The Department of Graduate Nursing's Post-Graduate Certificates educates advanced nursing leaders.
The Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) certificate includes theory online, on campus days for skills and simulation, and precepted clinical experiences.
Students who are already licensed as an advanced practice registered nurse can complete a post-graduate APRN certificate program in 12-18 months in the following concentrations:
- Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
- Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
- Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)
The curriculum integrates nursing, science, concepts and theories from related disciplines, along with practice and research. The number of credits and time to complete the certificate are dependent of the specialty area.