Post-Graduate APRN Certificate / Palliative Care
The George Washington University

Program Details

The online Post-Graduate APRN Certificate / Palliative Care program from The George Washington University prepares nurses to become specialists and leaders in:

  • Disease modifying care
  • Pain and symptom management
  • Attention to highest quality of life possible
  • Compassionate end-of-life care

Graduates of this program may be eligible to sit for the National Board Certification of Hospice and Palliative Nurse's credentialing exam as Palliative Care Nurse Practitioners.

Requirements

  • Master of Science in Nursing (APRN or CNS role) from a regionally accredited university with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • or current enrollment or acceptance into a GW Nursing MSN or DNP nurse practitioner track
  • Current RN license

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized to accept residents of LA, ND, NY, & AL.