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Post-Master Certificate in Nursing Leadership & Management

Program Details

The online Certificate in Nursing Leadership & Management program from Walden University provides students with the knowledge of workforce development, resource alignment, and technology integration required to maintain and improve patient care, preparing them for upper-level management and leadership positions in the field. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • ​Leadership in Nursing and Healthcare
  • Finance and Economics in Healthcare Delivery
  • ​Managing Human Resources
  • ​Healthcare Systems and Quality Outcomes
  • ​Strategic Planning in Healthcare Organizations


  • Must be a registered nurse (RN) and have a master’s degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume showing work history
  • Employment history and educational history

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


Not authorized for residents of New York.