The program in family nursing prepares nurses for advanced practice with families by addressing individual and family health problems, family functioning and complex families. Students may select functional role preparation as a family nurse practitioner, nurse educator, clinical nurse specialist or nurse administrator. Nurses who have a master of science degree in nursing may enroll in the post-masters family nurse practitioner certificate program. Certified nurse midwives with a baccalaureate degree in nursing may enroll in the master's completion program.
Binghamton University - SUNY is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The undergraduate and graduate nursing programs in the Decker School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).