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 Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Post Doctoral Certificate explores subjects such as embryology, advanced acute care, and chronic problems in neonates.
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 Neonatal the school also offers the following post doctoral certificates:
Students in the Certificate program are required to attend 3 immersion sessions, one before the start of your clinical courses to learn procedures and one at the end of the program.
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||3|
|NURU 605||Advanced Pathophysiology across the Lifespan||3|
|NURU 606||Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics across the Lifespan||3|
|*NURU 652||Advanced Practice Nursing in Neonatal Acute Care||3|
|*NURU 653||Practicum for Neonatal Acute Care||3|
|*NURU 654||Complex and Chronic Problems in Neonates||3|
|*NURU 655||Practicum for Complex and Chronic Problems in Neonates||3|
* Students in these courses are required to attend a face-to-face immersion.