Online Graduate Certificates

The Eleanor Mann School of Nursing offers further educational options conveniently through U of A Online. The following certificate programs fill health-care needs in Arkansas and beyond.

Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education

This program prepares nurse educators for academic and clinical settings, augmenting your existing clinical master’s degree. Its four 3 credit-hour courses also apply to the Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in nursing education. The online program page describes the classes, admission requirements, estimated costs and other details.

Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

This program provides training to serve adult and older adult patients in acute and complex care settings. The six courses, comprising 21 credit hours, empower Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to pursue APRN board certification and specialization in AG-ACNP. These courses also are offered for the Doctor of Nursing Practice. The online program page describes the classes, admission requirements, estimated costs and other details.

Post-Master's Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner

This program focuses on FNP specialization, qualifying APRNs to manage all aspects of primary care, including common and complex medical problems as well as patient education, guidance and intervention. The six courses, comprising 21 credit hours, also are offered for the Doctor of Nursing Practice. The online program page describes the classes, admission requirements, estimated costs and other details.


Questions about the graduate certificate program? Please contact Associate Professor Jan Emory, Ph.D.