Post Master's Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner (NOT COMPLETELY ONLINE)

Individuals who already hold a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and a Kansas nursing license are eligible to complete a post master’s certificate in FNP. This certificate enables you to broaden your career opportunities or strengthen your skills in a current career path. This certificate is NOT available completely online. Please contact the department for more details.

Required Courses:

  • NURS 803 Advanced Health Assessment (2 Credit Hours)
  • NURS 803L* Adv. Health Assess. Practicum 1 hour
  • NURS 805 Advanced Pharmacology 3 hours
  • NURS 806 Advanced Pathophysiology 3 hours
  • NURS 816 Nurse Pract. Roles in Primary Care (2 Credit Hours)
  • NURS 818 Primary Care of the Family 1 hour
  • NURS 819* Family & Comm. Preceptorship 1 hour
  • NURS 821 Prim. Care I: Mgmt. of Comm. Prob. 3 hours
  • NURS 824* Prim. Care I: Preceptorship 3 hours
  • NURS 825 Primary Care Diagnostics 1 hour
  • NURS 826* Diagnostics Preceptorship 1 hour
  • NURS 832 Prim. Care II: Mgt. of Complex Prob. 3 hours
  • NURS 834* Prim. Care II: Preceptorship 3 hours
  • NURS 835 Prim. Care Across the Lifespan (2 Credit Hours)
  • NURS 836* Preceptorship Across the Lifespan (2 Credit Hours)

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE: 31 Credit Hours

*Courses that are not available online.

Contact Information

Dr. Christine Hober
Stroup Hall 127
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-4511
Email: chober@fhsu.edu
Web: Nursing