Post Doctoral Certificate in Family/Across the Lifespan Nurse Practitioner
Brandman University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Family/Across the Lifespan NP is designed for advanced practice nurses who want to expand their expertise and career opportunities by adding family nursing to their practices. The program curriculum covers advanced principles of assessment and development issues in families as they relate to managing common, complex, acute, and chronic illnesses across the lifespan. 

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Brandman University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Doctorate Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Occupational License, Interview, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Students must attend 2-5 immersion sessions (2-4 days in length) at the Irvine Campus.
  • National certification as APRN (or eligible to take National Certification Exam)
  • RN license in the State where you plan to do your precepted clinical practicum hours
  • APRN license in your current specialty