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Post MSN Nurse Practitioner Graduate Certificate

Gain a Specialized Education with a Post MSN Nurse Practitioner Graduate Certificate

Designed for nurses holding an MSN degree or higher who seek to become nurse practitioners or to specialize their areas of expertise, this CCNE-accredited nurse practitioner program prepares you for APRN licensure and board certification.


Flexible Certificate Program Designed for Busy Nurses

This affordable nurse practitioner graduate certificate couples rigorous academics with the flexibility working RNs need. Practicum experiences are spread over a few semesters in the latter half of your program of study, providing advance notice for your scheduling needs.

Specialized Nurse Practitioner Career Options

As employment opportunities and demands of the health care environment change, nurses at the graduate level need additional specialty education. Our graduate certificate program offers five specialized nurse practitioner concentrations.

Please note: The post-graduate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) certificate option requires the prospective student to be board-certified as a FNP prior to acceptance into the program. The PMHNP certificate program also has its own admission process.

Expert Instruction from Active Nurse Leaders

Our faculty are experienced, active nurses and health care practitioners who understand the challenge of balancing shift work, family and advanced studies. Their rich and diverse experience in today’s complex health care environment keep this program on the leading edge of healthcare practice.


Choose from 5 specialized Nurse Practitioner Concentrations:

  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Adult Nurse Practitioner, Seeking Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Seeking Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, Seeking Family Nurse Practitioner
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Why a WilmU Certificate?

Wilmington University certificate programs teach you the subject-specific knowledge you need to advance in your career or to simply explore a new field. Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today. Many WilmU certificate programs can be completed online or at several of our face-to-face locations!

Professionals Who Would Benefit From This Program

  • Nurse Practitioners

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