Post-Graduate Certificate-Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Course Requirements (25 credits)

Support Courses
GRD 600Orientation to Creighton0
Role Support Core Courses
NUR 615Advanced Neonatal Assessment2
NUR 652Advanced Neonatal Pathophysiology1
NUR 751Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures for Neonatal Nurse Practitioners1
NUR 752Embryology and Genetics of the Developing Newborn2
Specialty and Role Courses
NUR 633General Neonatal Management3
NUR 743Practicum I: Neonatal Assessment and Management (150 Practicum Hours)2
NUR 643Management of High Risk Neonate I4
NUR 644Practicum II: Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (150 Practicum hours)2
NUR 702Management of the High Risk Neonate II3
NUR 753Certificate Practicum: Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (375 Practicum Hours)5
Total Credits25

Clinical and course credits MAY be adjusted depending on previous graduate course work. The student will be required to submit verification of previous graduate clinical courses/clinical hours. Additional courses may be needed after transcripts are reviewed.