Post-Master's Certificates

Post-master's certificate programs are available in Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), education and administration for nurses who already hold a master's degree in nursing. The post-master's certificate for FNP is an individualized program of study dependent on transcript review. The Programs of Study for the education and administration post-master's certificates are outlined below.

Typical Program for Educator Track

Plan of Study Grid
Year I
First SemesterCredit Hour
NSG 561 Principles of Teaching and Learning 3
NSG 635 Curriculum and Program Development 3
 Credit Hours6
Second Semester
NSG 650 Educational Assessment & Evaluation 3
NSG 651 Instructional Design 3
NSG 701 Teaching Practicum 3
 Credit Hours9
 Total Credit Hours15

Typical Program for Administrator Track

Plan of Study Grid
Year I
First SemesterCredit Hour
MIS 501 Management Information Systems 3
BUS 501 Business Communications 3
 Credit Hours6
Second Semester
HRM 601 Human Resource Management 3
NSG 703 Administrative Practicum 3
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours12