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Post-Doctorate of Nursing Practice Certificate of Completion: Family Nurse Practitioner

This program is designed for students who have already completed a D.N.P. and wish to complete coursework for eligibility to take the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) certification exam. Admission to the certificate of completion option is competitive and limited in numbers.  Note: This certificate is not representative of the FNP credential. The award of this certificate of completion represents that the individual has completed the educational requirements for examination and licensure as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Program of Study

In order to complete the post-Doctorate of Nursing Practice certificate of completion program, the following courses are required:

  • NURS 510 Advanced Health Assessment – Didactic
  • NURS 511 Advanced Health Assessment – Clinical Practicum
  • NURS 514 Issues in Advanced Practice Nursing
  • NURS 516 Family Nursing
  • NURS 522 Pharmacotherapeutics
  • NURS 552 Advanced Human Physiology/Pathophysiology
  • NURS 750 Adult Health Care Management
  • NURS 751 Women’s Health Care Management
  • NURS 752 Children’s Health Care Management

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