University of Michigan - Flint

School of Health Professions and Studies

Graduate Certificate in Nursing



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Nursing

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The certificate program is designed to educate nurse practitioners in an additional specialty to manage and improve outcomes for culturally diverse populations of patients with psychiatric conditions across the life span. Admission to the Post-Graduate Certification program is available to certified licensed nurse practitioners, seeking licensure as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. The post-graduate certificate program is a 20 credit part-time program which can be completed in four semesters. Courses are delivered in a distance learning (online) format designed to enable students to continue working while they complete the requirements. In addition, clinical courses may require site visits that are determined by the clinical instructor. Students arrange clinical courses in their own area, to gain practical experience in a convenient location.


Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 20

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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