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