Post-Master Certificate in Nurse Executive
Walden University

Program Details

Advance into a leadership role with a Post-Master Certificate in Nurse Executive from Walden University. Nursing professionals can use their existing knowledge and experience to gain advanced competencies through this program.

Nurse managers have a direct impact on the care and service that patients and families receive. An online Nursing Administration degree prepares students to coach, motivate, and lead a professional healthcare team. Administrative and decision-making skills enable graduates to ensure the delivery of safe, effective healthcare to patients.

Course topics include the following:

  • 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

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island