What Sets UM-Flint's Nursing Certificate Apart?
- Admission to the Post-Graduate Certification program is available to certified licensed nurse practitioners, seeking licensure as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
- The certificate program is designed to educate nurse practitioners in an additional specialty to manage and improve outcomes for culturally diverse populations of patients with psychiatric conditions across the life span.
- The post-graduate certificate program is a 20 credit part-time program which can be completed in four semesters.
- Courses are delivered in a distance learning (online) format designed to enable students to continue working while they complete the requirements. In addition, clinical courses may require site visits that are determined by the clinical instructor.
Students arrange clinical courses in their own area, to gain practical experience in a convenient location.
- In the certificate program, you will receive practical instruction from faculty who are experts in the field of nursing.
- As part of the world-renowned University of Michigan system, UM-Flint can tap additional resources, expertise, and contacts at our sister campuses in Dearborn and Ann Arbor to assist our students in their research.
- This program will prepare psychiatric nurse practitioners to care for patients across the lifespan.
- Upon completion of the Nursing Certificate, Nurse Practitioners are eligible to sit for the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner exam
- UM-Flint’s Nursing program is approved by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).