Post-Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nurse Leader
Texas Christian University

Program Details

The Clinical Nurse Leader Post-Graduate Certificate prepares you for work as an advanced generalist. Graduates will be well equipped to supervise the care of a group of patients, evaluate risks and outcomes, and coordinate care with other health professionals.

This online nursing administration degree focuses on evidence-based practice, safety, quality of care, risk reduction, and cost containment. Graduates will have the skills and knowledge to work with diverse patient populations in a variety of practice settings. 

Classes in this online certificate program cover subject areas such as:

  • Clinical outcomes management
  • Health care policy, law, and ethics
  • Leadership in clinical microsystems

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Must have a BSN degree from an accredited school and a MSN or DNP from a program accredited by NLNAC or CCNE
  • Must have current, unencumbered licensure in the state where practicum will occur, and current CPR certification and immunizations
  • Preferred work history includes one year full-time experience or its equivalent as a registered nurse

Restricted States

Connecticut