College of Natural and Health Sciences
Certificate Requirements — 39 Credits
The certificate in FNP at the graduate level provides the nurse who has a master's in nursing for advanced clinical practice in primary care of families. The graduate is eligible to apply for national certification upon program completion.
The graduate is eligible to be recognized as an Advanced Practice Nurse from the State Board of Nursing with all the rights and privileges associated with this title. Health policies, OSHA requirements, CPR and ACLS certifications are required.
Prerequisites: Master's degree in nursing.
Required FNP Certificate Credits — 39 hours