University of Texas at El Paso Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

Post-Graduate Certificate in Nursing Administration and Management

The Post-Graduate Certificate in Nursing Administration and Management is designed for nurses who have already earned a Master of Science Degree in Nursing and seek further preparation in administration and management in healthcare settings. The online program focuses on the development of administrative skills based on theory and evidence-based practice. Key concepts include managing human resources, managing financial resources, and managing quality.

Admission Requirements

  • Valid, unencumbered Registered Nurse license
  • MSN degree from an accredited college or university in the United States or equivalent education at a foreign institution
  • Current resume/CV
  • Goal statement

All four of the certificate courses must be completed with a grade of B or better for the certificate to be conferred. 

Degree Plan

Required Credits: 12

Required Courses:
Courses may be taken in any order
NURS 5366Manag Div Work Team in Nur Set3
NURS 5337Fin Mgmt for Nurse Mgrs&Adm I3
NURS 5349Fin Mgmt for Nurse Mgrs&Adm II3
NURS 5365Managing Quality in Nurs Pract3
Total Hours12