Online Post-Master’s Certificates in Nursing

Spring Arbor University Online

Online Post-Master’s

Certificates in Nursing

Online Post-Master’s Certificates in Nursing

 

Online Nursing Certificates

Spring Arbor University’s online nursing certificates provide MSN degree holders with specialized knowledge to impact the future of healthcare. Choose from clinical or educational tracks and create more opportunity to expand your career while meeting the growing need for highly skilled nursing leaders.

  • Our online nursing certificates combine academic rigor and a Christ-centered worldview
  • Online classrooms of approximately 20-25 students
  • The process of earning your certificate is designed to fit into your busy schedule - approximately 10-15 hours of study per week
  • Enjoy a week off in between classes with our 7-1-7 model (7-week courses, 1-week break)

Spring Arbor University offers online Post-Master’s Certificates in specializations for the most highly sought-after areas of the advanced nursing profession.

Online Post-Master's Certificates in Nursing

Family Nurse Practitioner (NP to FNP)

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Designed for APRNs who want to deepen knowledge and clinical expertise to provide care for patients of all ages.

  • Must have an MSN
  • Prerequisites:
    • Advanced Pharmacology, Advanced Physical Assessment, Advanced Pathophysiology
    • Health Promotion throughout the Lifespan
    • Some additional prerequisites may apply
  • 8-month program (this does not include prerequisite courses)
  • Mandatory Online Orientation (1 week prior)
  • 250 clinical hours required - completed in a primary care setting in the state where license is held

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Family Nurse Practitioner (Non-NP to FNP)

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Designed for MSN degree holders who want to acquire the skills to treat patients of all ages.

  • Must have an MSN
  • Prerequisites:
    • Advanced Pharmacology, Advanced Physical Assessment, Advanced Pathophysiology
    • Health Promotion throughout the Lifespan
    • Some additional prerequisites may apply
  • 8-month program (this does not include prerequisite courses)
  • Mandatory Online Orientation (1 week prior)
  • 625 clinical hours required - completed in a primary care setting in the state where license is held

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Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (Non-NP to AGPCNP)

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Designed for MSN degree holders who want to acquire the skills serve the clinical needs of adolescent, adult and elderly patient populations.

  • Must have an MSN
  • Prerequisites:
    • Advanced Pharmacology, Advanced Physical Assessment, Advanced Pathophysiology
    • Health Promotion throughout the Lifespan
    • Some additional prerequisites may apply
  • 14-month program (this does not include prerequisite courses)
  • Mandatory Online Orientation (1 week prior)
  • 500 clinical hours required - completed in a primary care setting in the state where license is held

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Nurse Educator

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Designed for APRNs and other MSN degree holders who want to train and develop other healthcare professionals to excel in their nursing careers.

  • Must have an MSN
  • Prerequisites:
    • Advanced Pharmacology, Advanced Physical Assessment, Advanced Pathophysiology
    • Health Promotion throughout the Lifespan
    • Some additional prerequisites may apply
  • 12-month program (this does not include prerequisite courses)
  • Mandatory Online Orientation (1 week prior)
  • 200 clinical hours required - completed in a primary care setting in the state where license is held

Schedule an Appointment

If you’re not sure which of our online nursing programs or post-master's certificates are best for you, download our free guide by filling out the form above. You can also schedule an appointment with an Admissions Representative by clicking one of the "Schedule an Appointment" buttons above.