Adult Nurse Practitioner Certificate

An Adult Nurse Practitioner certificate is designed for students who have previously earned the Master of Science in Nursing degree. Our certificate program will prepare you in becoming an important part of primary and specialty care for patients. We will teach you how to diagnose and manage common health problems for adults and work in a variety of community-based practice settings as an exceptional and capable professional.

Industry Highlights

Most adult nurse practitioners reportedly earn from $66,960 to $126,250 per year.

- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Specialty Clinics
  • Community Health Clinics
  • Correctional Facilities
  • Health Maintenance Organizations
  • Private Medical Practices.

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of research activities and varied clinical experiences to directly respond to regional medical needs.


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