Graduate Catalog 2018-2019

Cultural Competence, Advanced Certificate

9 credits

Advanced Certificate in Cultural Competence Admission Requirements

All applicants must have a bachelor's degree in Nursing with a GPA of 3.0 or above in nursing courses, or a higher degree in Nursing, or other related fields. Applicants must also submit a personal goal statement of 300-500 words that describes their cultural competence goals. Students who enroll in the Advanced Certificate in Cultural Competence who later want to matriculate in one of the Master's degree in nursing programs must meet admissions criteria of the degree program.

Advanced Certificate in Cultural Competence Requirements

The certificate requires 9 credits and would enable graduates to become resources for the health care system in which they work.

Advanced Certificate in Cultural Competence Courses (9 Credits)

NRS 700Transcultural Concepts and Issues in Health Care

3

NRS 703Teaching and Learning for Cultural Competence Development

3

NRS 704Cultural Competence in Healthcare: Project Development

3