Achieve your full potential by advancing your nursing career. Earn a Post-Master’s Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate fully online. Our flexible PMC-FNP is built for professional, working nurses. Students in this certificate program can continue to work full time. You will receive clinical site placement support and be matched with a pre-approved clinical site and preceptor for advanced primary clinical rotations. Upon completion, you will be prepared to sit for the Family Nurse Practitioner Certification exam.
Carson-Newman University is pleased to announce its upcoming on-site evaluation of the baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing and post-graduate FNP certificate program by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The evaluation is scheduled for November 1-3, 2023. Prior to the campus visit, the Department of Nursing invites all stakeholders to submit comments to CCNE. Comments should be submitted by Oct. 11, 2023, and directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for your participation and support.
AT A GLANCE
Post-Master’s FNP Certificate Program
Total Credits: 32 Credits
Total Clinical Hours: 500-660*
Complete in: 24 months*
Available on-campus or online
*Depending on capstone choice
**May vary per student
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the creation of more than 56,000 new nurse practitioner positions by 2026, and nurse practitioner annual salaries are approximately $37,000 higher than RN annual salaries.
A graduate degree is an investment in your future, and we want to equip you to succeed.• As a graduate student at Carson-Newman you’ll receive access to the full Microsoft Office suite.• Graduate students enrolled in at least six (6) credit hours qualify to apply for federal financial aid. If you qualify, you can borrow up to $20,500 per year, which is more than enough to cover the total program cost.• You’ll be assigned a personal faculty advisor, who will help draft a course plan tailored to your specific goals.
Our no interest payment plans help reduce up-front costs. Enrolling in a payment plan allows you to make monthly payments on your direct charges instead of paying your full balance before classes start.
Our Office of Financial Aid is available to guide you through the many options available to graduate students at Carson-Newman.
POST-MASTER’S FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER CERTIFICATE
2022-2023 TUITION AND FEES:
ONLINE: $650 per credit hour + $50 per credit hour technology fee
ON-GROUND: $625 per credit hour + $50 per credit hour technology fee
Graduate students at C-N may also be eligible for federal and state financial aid.