South University

Post Graduate Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner

Address:

9 Science Court

Columbia, SC 29203

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Post Graduate Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner

Format: Campus

Program Description:

What if you had the opportunity to take your Nursing career in a whole new direction while leveraging your previous experience? If you already have your Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), you can with South University’s Post Graduate Certificates in Nursing with specializations in Adult Health Nurse Practitioner or Family Nurse Practitioner. Both programs allow the successful graduate to:

  • Integrate specialty standards of advanced practice nursing to deliver culturally competent, quality health care services to individuals, populations and systems.
  • Exercise effective leadership, critical thinking and communication skills in the development and implementation of advanced nursing practice services in Primary Care.
  • Integrate professional nursing standards, values and accountability into role and self-development as an advanced practice nurse.
  • Utilize information technology and an evidence based research approach development of nursing knowledge and design of health care services for clients, populations and systems.
  • Ensure advanced levels of clinical judgment, systems thinking, and accountability in the implementation and evaluation of evidenced based care to diverse individuals and populations.

Post Graduate Certificate in Nursing with a specialization in Adult Health Nurse Practitioner

The certificate program provides students with the knowledge and decision making skills to provide direct advanced practice nursing health care services to adults (ages 18+).

Post Graduate Certificate in Nursing with a specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner

The certificate program provides students with the knowledge and decision making skills to provide direct advanced practice nursing health care services to individuals across the life span.

No matter which program you choose, you’ll enjoy a blend of academic and field experiences guided by quality minded faculty.

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. For gainful employment data please visit suprograms.info. Administrative office: South University, 709 Mall Boulevard, Savannah, GA 31406-4805 © 2015 South University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@southuniveristy.edu.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid Description: Available to those who qualify

Classification: Associate's College

Loans Offered: Federal financial aid and student loans are available to those who qualify.

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