Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Nursing Administration, Post-Master's Certificate

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The School of Nursing offers a Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing Administration for nurses with a master's in nursing who want to develop advanced knowledge and skills as a nurse manager or administrator in health care institutions. The study of various health care systems and all areas of management are included with emphasis on quality improvement and evidence-based administrative practices. The certificate program consists of 15 units.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Completion of a master's degree in nursing from a regionally accredited institution and ACEN/CNEA or CCNE-accredited nursing program or the equivalent as determined by the School of Nursing Affairs Committee.
  2. Overall grade point average of 3.0 (on a four-point scale) in units attempted, or demonstrated academic ability as required by the faculty, following the appeal process.
  3. Current licensure in the United States. Health clearance (immunity, etc.) is required prior to enrolling in a role performance course.