Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate

The Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner certificate program requires that students have completed an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) graduate educational program from a nationally accredited school of nursing.

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate - 24 credit hours  
Prepares advanced practice nurses to diagnose and treat common mental health conditions in general medical settings and to deliver more effective psychiatric care in mental health settings. Students are prepared to apply knowledge and skills in interpersonal, psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacologic interventions for individuals, groups and families with psychiatric disorders. All courses are web-based, and offered in sequence every other year. Spring 2016 will begin the next available course sequence.

 

 

Course Name/Credit hours 
All courses are online

Tuition

e-learning fee

Course Fees

Typhon fee

NRSG 844

Advanced Psychiatric Assessment (3) Spring 2016

$344.25/cr

$65/cr

$100

 

NRSG 845/846

Psychotherapeutics I: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner/Practicum (3/2) Fall 2016

$344.25/cr

$65/cr

 

$75

NRSG 847/848

Psychotherapeutics Interventions II: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner/Practicum (3/4) Spring 2015

$344.25/cr

$65/cr

 

 

NRSG 849

Psychotherapeutics III: Practicum (3-4) Summer 2017

$344.25/cr

$65/cr

$100

 

NRSG 850

NRSG 851

Mental Health Assessment of Infants, Children and Adolescents (3) Spring 2016.

Psychopharmacology for Advanced Nursing Practice (3) Fall 2016

$344.25/cr

$344.25/cr

$65/cr

$65/cr

 

 

Total $8869.25* (21 credit hours) $8,262* $1,430*

 $200

$75 

 *The total cost may be higher if 4 credit hours of NRSG 849 are required.

O*Net link http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-1199.03 - Nurse practitioner

*Note: Tuition and fees calculated based upon 2013-2014 rates. Tuition and fee rates are subject to change each year.

For information about total program costs, enrollment information, and occupations available, please see the Gainful Employment Disclosure.

Last modified: Apr 21, 2014
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