Post Masters Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner
Youngstown State University

Program Details

YSU offers an online Post Master’s Certificate to the aspiring Family Nurse Practitioner.  This flexible program combines virtual professional development and training courses with clinical experiences to provide you with a well-rounded, career-focused education.  The online FNP program is designed for those currently in possession of their master’s degree in nursing, offering highly focused studies including but not limited to:

  • Health promotion
  • Health maintenance
  • Assessment and diagnosis

Learn the best contemporary methods for working with culturally diverse populations and age groups, expanding your skills in management, assessment, utilizing information technology in your practice, and communication.  Graduates are prepared to administer holistic care in private clinics, hospitals, community health facilities, and more.  Take advantage of an online FNP program with an advanced clinical experience component enhancing your professional opportunities with Youngstown State University.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Youngstown State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • MSN degree required
  • Valid RN license
  • 1,000 clinical hours of practice as a registered nurse