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.

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Curriculum

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

Course #FormerlyCourse Name# of Credit Hours
NUR 6107Advanced Comprehensive Health Assessment3
NUR 6109Advanced Concepts in Pathophysiology3
NUR 6204Pharmacology for the Master’s Prepared Nurse3
NUR 6601School Nurses as Public Health Educators3
NUR 6603Health and Wellness: Complex Issues in School Nursing3
NUR 6605Principles of Population Health, Public Health, and the Role of the School Nurse3
EDU 7603Students with Disabilities3