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College
Department
The Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist certificate prepares nurses who already have a master's degree in nursing to be an advanced practice nurse in the sub-specialty of adult health. Graduates of the certificate will be eligible to sit for national certification in adult health or gerontology, teach adult health nursing or related courses or practice the specialty in various health care agencies.

PREREQUISITES (9 credits; Master of Science in Nursing)
Course Title
NURS 60041 Advanced Assessment Of Adult Clients (3)
  60045 Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nurses (3)
  60441 Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nursing (3)
CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS (12 credits)
Course Title
Credits
NURS 60000 Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist I 4
  60023 Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist II 4
  60035 Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist III 4
TOTAL 12

 

Gainful Employment Disclosure
CIP code:
51.3803
CIP title:
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
AY 11 completers:
0
AY 11 on-time completers:
0
AY 11 on-time completion rate:
N/A
Median Stafford loans: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Median other loans: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Award title: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Total cost per credit hours: $452
Total costs for credit hours: $6,780
Book and supplies cost per credit hours: $134
Total books and supplies costs: $1,380
Term: Fall 2012 and Spring 2013
Length: 30 Weeks
Fees per term: Varies
Room and board per term: $4,480
Other supply or miscellaneous costs:
N/A
SOC code:
29-1199.03
SOC title:
Nurse Practitioners
ONET link:
http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-1199.03
Respondent placement rate:
0.00% - No completers in recent year