Help improve patient care and gain valuable knowledge and skills with
an online certificate in nursing. And when you’re ready to take the
next step, you can apply certificate credits to the Capella MSN.
Build on your experience as a nurse with an online nursing
certificate from Capella.
Focus on care coordination, nursing informatics, or nursing
leadership to develop concentrated knowledge in your chosen area.
You’ll develop real-world skills you can apply directly to your career
goals, whether you want to advance in nursing, public health, or
Learn more about admissions requirements, costs, and courses for your specialization.
Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Accreditation and recognitions provide the assurance we meet
standards for quality of faculty, curriculum, learner services, and
fiscal stability. See all of our accreditations and recognitions.
Why choose Capella?
Certificate credits apply toward an MSN
Graduate certificate programs are made up of master’s-level courses,
to help take you part of the way to a Capella MSN.
Immersive learning experiences
In our virtual health care simulation tool, Vila Health™, you’ll
practice real-life scenarios in a safe environment. This virtual
lab—available only at Capella—allows you to practice real-world care
in an immersive, simulated system of health.
Reduce your tuition by $1K
Enroll in your certificate, apply for the scholarship, meet
eligibility requirements, and receive $1,000.
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faculty, coaches, advisors, and more. Plus a supportive community of
students who are as passionate about their careers as you are about