Post Doctoral Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner
East Carolina University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Family NP program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to assess, diagnose, and manage common acute and chronic health problems for patients from childhood throughout the senior years. Graduates are prepared to fill a variety of nursing roles in various health care settings.


  • MSN with a DNP or PhD with prerequisite coursework
  • Minimum 3.2 GPA
  • Current unrestricted RN license
  • GRE, if applicable
  • Written statement of intent
  • Three letters of reference
  • Resume
  • An E-portfolio
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Not all programs may be approved in every state. Students should check for state authorization prior to enrollment.