Post-MSN Certificate - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Curriculum

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Prerequisites 9 hours

  • NSC 830: Advanced Pharmacology
  • NSC 832: Advanced Health Assessment
  • NSC 834: Advanced Pathophysiology

NOTE: Transfer of prerequisite courses will be determined by the faculty on an individual basis.

Core Courses  22 hours

  • NSC 800: Advanced Practice
  • NSC 880: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) I 
  • NSC 881: Applied Psychopharmacology
  • NSC 882: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) II
  • NSC 884: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) III
  • NSC 886: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) Internship 

Total Hours Required for Degree Completion                             22-31 hours

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university graduate catalog.