Post-MSN Certificate - Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Curriculum

Applicants must have current certification as an adult psychiatric mental health clinical nurse specialist, adult psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner, child/adolescent psychiatric mental health clinical nurse specialist, or child/adolescent psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.

 

Please review the application requirements before applying for this or any program. If you have questions about the program, please speak to the program advisor.

 

Learn more about the post-MSN certificate in psychiatric mental health.

 

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 6 of the university graduate catalog.


View sample curriculum plan

 

Prerequisites

9

NSC 834

Advanced Pathophysiology

3

NSC 830

Advanced Pharmacology

3

NSC 832

Advanced Health Assessment

3

Core Courses

2

NSC 881

Applied Psychopharmacology

2

Supporting Courses -

Those Certified in Adult*

6

NSC 800

Advanced Practice

3

NSC 883

Rural PMHNP Child Adolescent

3

*This track only starts in the fall semester (August)

 

Supporting Courses -

Those Certified in Child/Adolescent*

8

NSC 800

Advanced Practice

4

NSC 880

Rural PMHNP I

2

NSC 882

Rural PMHNPII 

2

*This track only starts in the spring semester (January)

 

Total Hours

8-10

 

 
**State authorization restrictions may apply, please visit EKU’s state authorization map for current information.**