Earn a Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing

As an MSN-prepared nurse, you have accomplished many goals in your nursing career. Perhaps you are now exploring more options to enhance your knowledge base or employment opportunities. A Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Administration, Nursing Education or Family Nurse Practitioner may be exactly what you are looking for.

The Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Administration is designed to prepare you to begin or enhance your career in nursing administration. This certificate requires successful completion of 12 credit hours as is available completely online. To earn the Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Administration, you will take the functional role courses within the MSN program for the Nursing Administration track.

The Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education is designed to provide you the coursework necessary to transition into a nurse educator role. This certificate requires successful completion of 12 credit hours and is available completely online. To earn the Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education, you will take the functional role courses within the MSN program for the Nursing Education track.

The Post-Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner requires 31 credit hours. Because of the clinical components for this program, some on-campus class attendance with practicum hours at approved clinical sites in Kansas is required. To earn the Post-Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner, you will take the functional role courses within the MSN program for the Family Nurse Practitioner track.

Applying to the Post-Master’s Nursing Certificate Program

You will begin the process by applying for admission to the FHSU Graduate School at http://www.fhsu.edu/academic/gradschl/apply and filling out the application for admission to the nursing program. Both application processes may be completed simultaneously. You will not be able to progress in the curriculum until all required documentation has been received.

Application to the nursing program requires submission of the following information and forms. Click on each link below to download the forms you need:

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