Post-Master’s Certificate in Women’s Health NP/Certified Nurse Midwife to Family Nurse Practitioner
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

The Post-Master's Certificate in Women's Health NP/Certified Nurse Midwife to Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Northern Kentucky University is an online nurse practitioner degree.  With this degree RNs are able to advance their careers and prepare to provide a wide range of primary healthcare services to families of all ages, from infant to geriatric.  The curriculum provides the clinical experience, knowledge, and confidence needed to enter the field and prepare for the FNP certification exam.  Emphasis is placed on the primary care of adults and includes:

  • Pathophysiology
  • Health promotion
  • Disease prevention
  • Diagnosis
  • Therapeutic management of common health problems

Students also become familiar with advanced psychopathopharmacological concepts, theories, and issues related to mental health disorders and treatments.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northern Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Proof of 1000 hours of practice as Registered Nurse.
  • A copy of your current, unencumbered RN License in the state(s) you are licensed and practice