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Psychiatric Mental Health Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist (Post Master's) PDFDownload to print

College
Department
College of Nursing

113 and 216 Henderson Hall
Tel: 330-672-7911
Web: www.kent.edu/nursing

The Psychiatric Mental Health Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist certificate develops student proficiency in therapeutic and interpersonal skills. In addition to therapy, the nurse specialist's role includes teaching, research, consultation, supervision, case management and administration.

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS (20 credits)
Course Title Credits
 Prerequisites:  
  60041 Advanced Assessment of Adult Clients (3)  
  60045 Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nurses (3)  
  60441 Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nurses (3)  
Certificate Requirements:  
NURS 60001 Psychiatric Mental Health for Advanced Practicing Nursing Adult I: Individual and Family
3
  60002 Psychiatric Mental Health for advanced Practicing Nursing Adult II: Group, Organization and Community
3
  60201 Theories for Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 
  60332 Clinical Specialization in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 4
  61003 Neurobiology and Psychopharmacology of Major Psychiatric Disorders 3
  64492 Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Practicum I 2
  65592 Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Practicum II 1
  65692 Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Practicum III 1
TOTAL 20

 

Gainful Employment Disclosure
CIP code: 51.3810
CIP title: Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
AY 11 completers: 0
AY 11 on-time completers: N/A
AY 11 on-time completion rate: N/A
Median Stafford loans: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Median other loans: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Award title: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Total cost per credit hours: $452
Total costs for credit hours: $9,040
Book and supplies cost per credit hours: $134
Total books and supplies costs: $1,380
Term: Fall 2012 and Spring 2013
Length: 30 Weeks
Fees per term: Varies
Room and board per term: $4,480
Other supply or miscellaneous costs: N/A
SOC code: 29-1111.02
SOC title: Advance Practice Psychiatric Nurses
ONET link: http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-1111.02
Respondent placement rate: 0%
Zero placement rate explanation: N/A - No completers in recent years