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Graduate Certificate in Nurse Administrator

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Nurse Administrator from Pennsylvania State University provides nurses with the ability to lead and manage people, as well as the knowledge of how to improve the business process in a hospital or health system. Coursework covers important topics such as:

  • ​Health care economics and policy
  • Nurse leadership roles, concepts, and theories
  • ​Human resources in health care organizations

Requirements

  • Must have a current license to practice professional nursing in the United States or a foreign country
  • A Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a U.S. regionally accredited institution, or a tertiary (postsecondary) degree in nursing that is deemed comparable to a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution
  • GPA must be 3.0 or greater and, if applicable, your graduate GPA must be 3.3 or greater

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)