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Post–Master’s of Science of Nursing Certificate

Program Details

The online Post-Master's of Science of Nursing Certificate program from New Mexico State University is geared toward NPs who hold current national certification in a clinical specialty area and wish to obtain the coursework needed to sit for certification in another nursing advanced practice specialty. The School of Nursing currently offers post-master's certificates in:

  • ​Family Psych/Mental Health Practitioner
  • ​Family Nurse Practitioner


  • Must have MSN degree
  • GPA cumulative 3.0 or higher
  • Current national certification in another advanced practice specialty

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education


Residents of the following states may not be eligible to enroll in some DE programs with internships, clinicals, or practicums: Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee, and Washington.