University of Southern Indiana

Post-Masters Certificate

Completion Details

Master's prepared students may apply for admission to receive a post master's certificate in the following specialities: 

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP),Adult-Gerontology ACNP, Adult-Gerontology CNS, FNP, FPMHNP Post Master's Certificate option:

The applicant must be able to provide documentation of successful completion of a Pharmacology course at the graduate level within the last five (5) years. If this course has not been completed within the past five years, the student will be required to complete this courses at USI in the Post Master's Program.

Requirements for Post MSN Certificate Program include a minimum of 3 to 5 actual hours of study per week for each one credit hour (example:  if you are taking a 3 hour course, you will need to study at a minimum of 9 to 15 hours weekly). This is in addition to listening to online lectures.  

Clinical courses include clinical hours in addition to the study requirements above.  The range of clinical hours required in APN courses is between 8 to 24 hours weekly.

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