Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Post-Graduate Certificate

Admission Criteria 

  • Admission to the University by completing the UMSL Graduate Application
  • Completion of College of Nursing supplemental application
  • MSN or DNP from a nationally accredited nursing program
  • MSN or DNP 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Current professional licensure

Certificate Requirements 

NURSE 6518Pathophysiology for Advanced Nursing Practice3
NURSE 6524Health Assessment for Advanced Nursing Practice3
NURSE 6520Pharmacology for Advanced Nursing Practice3
NURSE 6530Clinical Diagnostics for Advanced Nursing Practice3
NURSE 6739Adult Health I4
NURSE 6740Adult Health II4
NURSE 6954Advanced Practice Nursing: Residency I2-4
NURSE 6955Advanced Practice Nursing: Residency II2-4
NURSE 7954Advanced Practice Nursing: Residency III2-4

All students must complete 8 credit hours of Residency. One credit hour is equivalent to 75 residency hours.