The Post-Master’s Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program from Midwestern State University prepares students for specialized careers as mental healthcare providers for families and individuals. The program combines assessment, pharmacological treatments, and therapy for patients across the lifespan; that is, children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. Coursework covers topics such as:
Hold a BSN degree from a nationally accredited program
Have a current RN license to practice in the State of Texas and your state of residence
Have a GPA of at least 3.0 on the last 60 hours of undergraduate work, exclusive of credit hours awarded by a two-year college
Complete the ApplyTexas application (fee required)
Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores
Complete the online Wilson School of Nursing MSN Application including the essay section
Dependent on previous nursing experience
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
May require prior authorization or permission from the student’s state of residence before admission to the program.
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