Post-Master’s Certificates



The post-master’s certificate program is available for registered nurses (RNs) with a master’s degree in nursing who wish to study an area of clinical concentration. The program consists of master’s level core courses, clinical theory courses, and associated practicum courses. Applicants must possess a minimum grade point average of 3.0 (B) from their master’s program.

Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP), Adult-Gero Acute Care, Clinical Nurse Leader and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) are closed for fall 2017. Neonatal Nurse Practitioner is still accepting applications for Fall 2017.

Three programs offer Post-Master’s Certificates:
Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)

Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)

Neonatal Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP)

Admission Requirements


Neonatal Acute Care and Nurse Practitioner
Post Master’s Certificate Program –
Sample Plan of Study

The School of Nursing is located at:

University of Connecticut School of Nursing
231 Glenbrook Rd
Storrs, CT 06269-2026

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You may direct specific questions regarding the various tracks to:

Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)

Paula McCauley, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CNE
P: (860) 486-6004

Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)

Ivy M. Alexander, PhD, APRN, ANP-BC, FAAN
P: (860) 486-0600

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP)

Sandra Bellini, DNP, APRN, NNP-BC, CNE
P:(860) 486-8063

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