Certificate in School Nursing

The certificate program in school nursing is offered to nurses who seek to advance their competencies in the school health area of practice.  Candidates for this certification program are prepared with a baccalaureate or master’s degree in nursing.

Certificate Curriculum

The certificate in school nursing is 12 academic credits (4 courses) selected from the following 3 credit courses:

NUR 617 Advanced Comprehensive Health Assessment
NUR 619 Advanced Concepts in Pathophysiology
NUR 624 Pharmacology for the Master’s Prepared Nurse
NUR 661 School Nurses as Public Health Educators
NUR 663 Health and Wellness: Complex Issues in School Nursing
NUR 665 Principles of Population Health, Public Health, and the Role of the School Nurse
EDU 763 Students with Disabilities

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