Nursing - Certificate
There is an RN to BS to MS program for RNs with associate degrees who wish to become nurse practitioners. For RNs with a BS degree: Nurse practitioner specialties include Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (cardiopulmonary, critical care), Adult Nurse Practitioner, Pediatrics, Pediatrics/Neonatal, Family Nurse Practitioner, Gerontological Nurse Practitioner, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Post masters certificate programs are also available. Non-clinical MS leadership programs offer tracks in either disaster response and emergency preparedness or health, education and technlogy. There is a new Clinical Nurse Leader MS. There is also an accelerated dual degree MS and PhD program, in addition to the traditional PhD program.The School offers an accelerated (one year)bachelor's and (three year) masters program for students with a prior non-nursing BA or BS.
The University of Rochester School of Nursing programs are registered with the State Education Depar
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999