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  Jan 21, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

Family Nurse Practitioner, CERT


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The program is designed for professional registered nurses who have previously earned a Masters degree in nursing and who now want to becone eligible to be certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Students in this program complete theory and practicum courses necessary in order to be eligible to sit for the Family Nurse Practitioner certification examination (American Association of Nurse Practitioners or American Nurses Credentialing Center).

The Post - Masters Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate Program requires completion of 680 practicum hours. Students will be required to complete NUR 5081, The Role of the APN (3) credits, as an additional prerequisite if they have not completed a graduate level role course.

Required Credits: 35

Program Code: CERT-FNP

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