Graduate Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Radford University

Program Details

Advanced practice nurses can gain the necessary skills and knowledge to diagnose and treat mental health disorders with the online Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) graduate certificate. Students gain expertise in providing psychotherapy to individuals across the lifespan and prescribing psychotropic medications. Graduates are eligible to sit for the PMHNP American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) certification exam.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Radford University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must have a master's degree or doctoral degree in nursing
  • Current certification as a nurse practitioner and license to practice as a registered nurse required
  • Must have current certification in BLS or ACLS