Advance your nursing career
Post-master's nursing certificate, women's health nurse practitioner (WHNP)
Advance your nursing career in a specialty area that speaks to
By pursuing this post-master's certificate at Carlow University,
you can position yourself as a specialized nursing leader in a
variety of health care settings, such as home health agencies,
physician's offices, health maintenance organizations, family
health centers, and clinics in both urban and medically underserved
rural communities. Graduates from this program are eligible to be
certified as nurse practitioners in family/individual across the
Set yourself apart as a uniquely qualified advanced practice
nurse specializing in women's health and open the door to the next
stage of your career. .
- Graduates can be certified as nurse practitioners in family/individual across lifespan.
- The total number of credits is 35.
- Clinical hours total 600 and take place in a wide variety of urban and rural health care agencies.
- program can be completed at the Main Oakland Campus, Greensburg or Cranberry
To enter this program, you will need to successfully complete
the core women's health nurse practitioner MSN courses. Once entering the program,
you will complete a total of 35 course credits as well as 600
clinical hours. These clinical hours will take place in a wide
variety of urban and rural health care agencies. View the
plan of study for
an outline of WHNP courses offered by semester or read more in our course catalog.
Request more information, review our nursing application
requirements, or apply
now if you're ready. (It's free.)
Still need to earn your master's degree in
nursing? Specialize in
WHNP in our full MSN program
Also available is our gainful employment disclosure for this certificate.