GPS: Department of Nursing Post Master's Nursing Certificate


Wheeling Jesuit University also offers a Post Master's Certificate program in each of the tracks below:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner: prepares nurses for the advanced practice FNP role and national certification.

  • Nursing Administration: prepares nurses to assume leadership roles in health care. The program integrates the concepts of nursing, business and management.

  • Nursing Education Specialist: prepares nurses to work as educators and as faculty for nursing programs at all education levels.

Students must have a BSN degree, an MSN degree and current licensure as a registered nurse. The post-master's certificate programs range from 12-26 credit hours. 


In compliance with the Gainful Employment regulations published by the U.S. Department of Education, Wheeling Jesuit University is providing the following information for Post Master's Nursing Certificate for Family Nurse Practitioner program: program costs, normal time for completion, average loan debt incurred by students enrolled in the program, completion rates, and potential career fields for program graduates.