Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate

Graduate Department APRN Program

Overview

The Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate prepares graduates to assume a primary care provider role in rural agencies and other health care settings. The FNP is an online track that requires occasional travel to the Lubbock campus.

A Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate is available to those who currently hold a Master of Science in Nursing and wish to assume a specialized role as a primary care provider.

Upon completion of course requirements, graduates of the Masters and Post-Master's Tracks are eligible to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Family Nurse Practitioner and American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Exams.

Program Length

The Post-Master's FNP Certificate is completed in up to 30 semester credit hours.

For transcript post-master evaluation, email unofficial/official transcripts to Heather Johnson prior to applying to ensure all applicants are applying to start in the correct semester since some courses may qualify for transfer credit.

Program Cost

Current tuition information can be found here or by contacting Student Business Services from 8:30am-4pm CST at (806) 743-7867. Additional school fees applied may vary.

Financial Aid

Financial aid (student loans, grants, scholarships) are available upon admittance to the School of Nursing. Additional information may be found at the Financial Aid Office website or by calling 806-743-3025.

The TTUHSC School of Nursing APRN and MSN programs for master’s degree and post-master's certificates are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). For inquires about accreditation, please contact CCNE at One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530 Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-6791 Fax: (202) 887-8476, email info@aacn.nche.edu