Nurse Executive Leader Certificate

University of North Georgia
Degree Level Certificate
Total Credit Hours 18

Program Description

The Nurse Executive Leader Certificate program prepares the post baccalaureate registered nurse for the multi-dimensions of administrative responsibilities within a variety of health care environments. The Nurse Executive Leader curriculum extends and enhances the Bachelor prepared Registered Nurse's knowledge, skill and performance as a healthcare leader in a wide variety of clinical and administrative environments. The course work prepares the student for the Nurse Executive, Board Certification exam upon completion of administrative employment requirements.

Admissions Information

Hold a current, unencumbered active RN license in a state or territory of the United States

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or higher degree in nursing from a regionally accredited, four year institution with a nationally accredited school of nursing with at least a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (4.0 scale) calculated in accordance with Graduate Admissions procedures.

Hold a mid-level administrative or higher position (e.g. nurse manager, supervisor, director, assistant director) is recommended.

Required Supplemental Document

Current professional resume