Graduate Certificate in Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Boise State University

Program Details

If you are a nurse practitioner interested in specializing in an area or age-group, this degree may interest you.  Boise State University offers a Graduate Certificate in Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program, an online nurse practitioner degree that allows you to advance your career while still meeting current obligations.

Courses are designed to expand or focus the practice of licensed nurse practitioners on delivering care to adult and geriatric patients.  This graduate certificate will broaden your expertise while creating new opportunities.  Also, you will be prepared to sit for board certification in this area.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boise State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • A baccalaureate degree in nursing from a CCNE or ACEN (formerly NLNAC) accredited program
  • Courses are taught online to maximize flexibility combined with three on-campus summer intensives (5-7 days)


Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, US Territories, International