Graduate Certificate in Cardiovascular Nursing
University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Program Details

Nurse practitioners gain specialized knowledge in cardiovascular health and disease management with the online Graduate Certificate in Cardiovascular Nursing. The program consists of online coursework combined with in-person clinical practicum experiences and is designed to be completed in six months.

This online nursing degree examines chronic cardiovascular disorders including hypertension, heart failure, peripheral vascular disease, and cardiac dysrhythmias. Courses explain ways to diagnose and manage cardiac disorders across a range of clinical settings, such as telemedicine, outpatient, and inpatient. Students utilize cutting-edge technology like telecardiology, remote monitoring, robotics, and mobile apps for healthcare.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Louisiana at Lafayette is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Applicants must be enrolled in or have completed a Master of Science in Nursing or Doctorate in Nursing and have licensure and certification as a nurse practitioner in FNP, adult/gerontology NP, or acute care NP.