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.


Read More College of Education Alumni Honored as 2017 Teachers of the Year

(April 4, 2016) – At a special Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools gala, 28 of Armstrong's College of Education alumni were honored as school-level Teachers of the Year. Savannah-Chatham County Board of Education President Jolene Byrne told attendees that this honor is given in recognition and appreciation of the teachers' service to students and families.

Read More Start Strong, Start Now Registration Event

(February 11, 2016) - Armstrong will host a one-day Start Strong, Start Now registration event for the Spring 2016 mini-mester on Friday, February 19 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the lobby of Victor Hall, located on Armstrong's main campus at 11935 Abercorn St. This event helps new students apply, get admitted and sign up for classes.

Department of Nursing Scheduled for Re-accreditation Review

(January 7, 2016) - The Department of Nursing at Armstrong State University is scheduled for a re-accreditation review by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for the baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing and post-graduate APRN certificate program in nursing for February 24-26, 2016.

Read More Georgia Game Changers Injury Screens

(December 18, 2015) - First year students in our DPT program conducted screenings at Georgia Game Changers. The students performed Functional Movement Screens (FMS) and Y-Balance tests on approximately (50) participants. Participants included recreational runners, high school track runners, and the general public. These screenings provided the students with an opportunity to provide a community service and practice new skills.

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