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The curriculums emphasize ethical clinical judgment to deliver person-centered care and improve health care outcomes. You’ll develop real-world skills you can apply directly to your career goals as you pursue a role in the nurse practitioner field.
Upon successful completion of a certificate specialization, graduates are eligible to take the national certification examination administered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Capella’s Post-Master’s Certificates in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner are not currently accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Capella is pursuing initial accreditation of the certificate programs with CCNE. (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org). If Capella’s Post-Master’s Certificates in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner do not achieve accreditation or are delayed in achieving accreditation, it may prevent you from achieving licensure in certain states. These programs are currently not approved for VA education benefits by the US Department of Veterans Affairs.
Learn more about admissions requirements, costs and courses for your specialization.
Capella is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
As a Capella learner, you’ll have access to a variety of resources to help you with the practicum.
*Learners are responsible for obtaining a practicum site, and Capella cannot guarantee placement at any particular practicum site.