If you’re an MSN looking for advanced practice, the Post-Master Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner / Emergency Nurse Practitioner might be a good fit for you. Upon completion of the program, you’ll be able to apply for licensure as both a family nurse practitioner and emergency nurse practitioner.
The curriculum blends acute care and lifespan care. Courses range from traumatic to psychiatric care, from pediatric to gerontologic care. Guided by expert faculty and your preceptor, you’ll gain practical experience in family and emergency care through clinicals in your town. Each semester is punctuated by on-site visitations where you’ll focus on high-risk skills in high-fidelity simulations.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV
- Requires an accredited master degree in nursing and one year of clinical experience preferred
- Must hold a current, unencumbered RN license in your state of residence
- Requires seven weeks of onsite trainings divided over five semesters