Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)

Learn more about how you can become a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

The Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) track prepares baccalaureate registered nurses seeking to become Advance Practice Nurses who provide holistic care to clients across the life span, which bridges the common gap between physical and mental health care. Admission for this track is in the fall and spring semesters. This track includes online didactic coursework and clinical practicums.

PMHNP Program Overview

The Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program is designed for the working nurse. Course work is primarily online and curriculum is designed to allow admission throughout the academic year.

The PMHNP degree offers 42 credits and upon completion of the degree, the graduate is eligible to take the national certification exam as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

Plan of Study