MSN prepared nurses may apply for admission and receive a Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education. Admission to the post-master’s certificate program requires admission to USI Graduate Studies, which includes a copy of the MSN transcript and admission to the graduate nursing program.
Graduate Studies Admission Criteria and Application Process
Refer to the Admission section of the bulletin for information about Graduate Studies admission criteria and the online application process.
Clinical Core (9 hours)
To complete the Post-Master’s Certificate, students must complete the Clinical Core. Students can provide documentation of successful completion of the following areas or successfully complete the courses at USI:
For students seeking the Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education, review of the pathophysiology, advanced health assessment, and pharmacology courses will be complete on an individual level. Students may be required to complete all or selected courses in pathophysiology, advanced health assessment, and pharmacology.