Post Masters Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner-Advanced Placement
Youngstown State University

Program Details

Take on the Family Nurse Practitioner Advanced Placement Post Master’s Certificate through Youngstown University online.  This program is designed for the working nurse practitioner, offering a blend of flexible courses and clinical experiences to enhance your skills and knowledge at the professional level.  The YSU online nurse practitioner program incorporates topics including but not limited to:

  • Health promotion
  • Physical assessments
  • Diagnosis

By studying in a professional primary care setting, you will expand your skills in documentation, diagnostic interpretation, physical examinations, and more.  Graduates of this advanced program are prepared to work with all ages, interpreting and planning patient care in diverse healthcare settings.  Move ahead in your organization with the ability to manage acute and chronic health problems, apply interprofessional communication skills to working with physicians and patients, and positively affect a challenging and rapidly expanding healthcare marketplace through Youngstown State University online.

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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