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Mercy College 2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
Mercy College 2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Family Nurse Practitioner, Advanced Certificate

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Susie Moscou, FNP, MPH, Ph.D., Program Director


The Advanced Certificate Family Nurse Practitioner program educates advanced practice nurses to practice primary care, which includes health promotion, health maintenance, disease prevention, and diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illness, in a variety of settings (e.g., community clinics, private offices, urban areas, rural areas, school-based clinics, prisons) throughout the patient’s lifecycle.

Program Design

The program is designed for part-time students taking up to six credits per semester. 

Degree Requirements for the Advanced Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner Program: 21 credits

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