The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing

Requirements for admission to the Post-Master's Advanced Certificate Programs include:

  • Master's degree in nursing from a professionally accredited program. Applicants from non-accredited programs may be considered for admission on an individual basis
  • Graduate GPA 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Current New York State license registration certificate
  • Current CV (resume)
  • One year recent clinical experience in specialty area
  • Three letters of reference that attest to clinical competency
  • A personal interview
  • A statement from a Nurse Practitioner and/or physician agreeing that he/she will serve as a clinical preceptor (for NP applicants)
  • Evidence of the successful completion of a basic physical assessment course or its C.E. equivalent as a prerequisite to Advanced Physical Assessment
  • Health and professional requirements as determined by the nursing program
  • Apply here or contact the Admissions Office for an application

Advanced Certificate Programs Offered: