Attaining a post doctoral certificate can expand a nurse's professional practice, increase job opportunities, and meet the requirements to become nationally certified in a selected specialty area. The Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Post Doctoral Certificate explores subjects such as embryology, management in acute care, and complex problems facing the industry.
A Brandman Doctoral Certificate is designed for nurse practitioners who have a PhD or DNP and wish to add a specialty in one of our six nurse practitioner specialty areas. In addition to Pediatric Acute Care the school also offers the following post doctoral certificates:
Students in the Certificate program are required to attend 3 immersion sessions.
Students enrolled in a certificate program only are not eligible for financial aid. Courses taken after completion of a degree program in order to complete the certificate are not eligible for financial aid.
Applicants intending on enrolling in this program must complete the formal application process with all required documents, which include:
|*NURU 603||Advanced Health Assessment across Lifespan and Cultures||4|
|NURU 605||Advanced Pathophysiology across the Lifespan||3|
|NURU 606||Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics across the Lifespan||3|
|NURU 622||Management in Pediatric Acute Care||3|
|*NURU 623||Practicum in Pediatric Acute Care||3|
|*NURU 624||Complex and Chronic Problems in Pediatric Acute Care||3|
|*NURU 625||Practicum for Complex and Chronic Problems in Pediatric Acute Care||3|
* Students in these courses are required to attend a face-to-face immersion.