Please see the South University academic catalog for program specific admissions requirements.
The Family Nurse Practitioner Post Graduate Certificate program prepares you to:
Integrate specialty standards of advanced practice nursing to deliver culturally competent, quality health care services to individuals, families, populations, and systems.
Exercise effective leadership, critical thinking, and communication skills to develop and implement advanced nursing practice services in Primary Care.
Integrate professional nursing standards, values, and accountability into your role and development as an advanced practice nurse.
Utilize information technology and an evidence-based research approach in the development of nursing knowledge and design of health care services for clients, populations, and systems.
Ensure advanced levels of clinical judgment, systems thinking, and accountability to implement and evaluate evidence-based care for diverse individuals and populations.
Outstanding Education for Remarkable Careers
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Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice, and Post-Graduate APRN Certificate Programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).