• Graduate Program
    Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Certificate Program

    This certificate program is for individuals who currently have a graduate degree in Nursing and who want to obtain a certificate that will allow them to sit for the National Certification Examination as a Family Nurse Practitioner in order to practice in that capacity.  In addition, individuals who are nationally certified as ANP, PNP, GNP, CNM, and WHNP may apply for this certificate program. Past education and current advanced practice experience will be considered when determining program requirements.  Admission to this program is offered on a space-available basis.  

     

    Program of Study

    Curriculum (2 years)

    First Semester (Fall)  
    NGR 5003C Health Assessment and Diagnosis  

    3

    NGR 5172  Pharmacotherapeutics        

    3

    NGR 5141 Advanced Pathophysiology 

    3

     
    Second Semester (Spring)
    NGR 5601C   Advanced Nursing Practice I 

    3

     
    Third Semester (Summer)   
    NGR 6602C   Advanced Nursing Practice II     

    3

     
    Fourth Semester (Fall)  
    NGR 6603C  Advanced Nursing Practice III 

    6

     
    Fifth Semester (Spring)   
    NGR 6941C  Primary Care Practicum  

    4

    NGR 6740   Advanced Practice Role  

    3

         
     

    Credit Hour Total

     

    28 

     

     

     

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    Graduate Academic Learning Compacts: 

         MSN

         DNP

     

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