Nurse Practitioner Certificate Student Learning Outcomes


Consistent with the SoNHS mission to prepare the nursing workforce as leaders in improving health outcomes through inter-professional practice, research, and education, the Nurse Practitioner Certificate will prepare nursing leaders, scientists, and practice experts for fully accountable, inter-professional practice with patients across diverse healthcare environments.


Graduates of this program will be prepared to:

  • Implement skills and strategies to advance professional nursing and health across populations and settings.
  • Integrate theory and research in evidence-based nursing practice.
  • Serve as a leader in unit and organization-based change.