Program Goals

  1. Graduates will analyze theoretical concepts and knowledge from nursing and other disciplines relevant to advanced nursing practice in the provision and improvement of health care.
  2. Graduates will assume leadership in designing, managing and implementing quality, cost-effective, and innovative services to clients in a variety of health care settings. 
  3. Graduates will incorporate knowledge of population-based care and cultural influences in ensuring appropriate and sensitive health care.
  4. Graduates will influence health policy formulation and implementation to address socioeconomic and health care issues.
  5. Graduates will demonstrate proficiency in analyzing and utilizing research from nursing and other relevant disciplines to improve practice.
  6. Graduates will engage in a systematic process of moral reasoning and values-based dialogue to resolve/address ethical dilemmas/situations.
  7. Graduates will demonstrate competency in an advanced nursing role.

Post-Graduate Certificate in Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

NUR 705Advanced Pediatric Acute Care I4
NUR 706Practicum II: Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner1
NUR 708Advanced Pediatric Acute Care II4
NUR 709Practicum III: Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner2
NUR 711Advanced Pediatric Acute Care III2
NUR 712Residency: Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner5
Total Credits18