Post-Master’s Nurse Executive Leader Certificate
Benedictine University

Program Details

Online Certificate Overview:

Benedictine University's online Post-Master's Nurse Executive Leader Certificate will prepare you for management, administrative, and executive leadership positions in a variety of healthcare contexts. Spanning a total of nine semester hours, the fully online certificate program allows you to navigate the curriculum at a pace and speed you find comfortable while balancing work, family, and school commitments. Furthermore, it provides the education required to take the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Nurse Executive Advanced exam.

Quick Facts:

  • Complete in just 1.5 semesters
  • 3 courses, 8-week duration
  • No practicum component

As you progress through the program, coursework addresses effective leadership communication, conflict resolution, leadership development, systems thinking, and financial management and resource allocation. From this education, you will gain leadership skills that will directly impact your professional nursing career. This certificate program will equip you with the tools to facilitate collaboration among inter-professional team members, promote patient health outcomes, and demonstrate forward-thinking nursing leadership.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Benedictine University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)