The goal of EMU RN-BSN in nursing program is to graduate nurses
who have the capacity to develop a personal art of nursing that grows from an excellent knowledge base,
their own personal resources, a sense of the sacred in moments and places
and a profound sense of respect for all people.
Certifications in Nursing
- School Nurse Certification - this post-baccalaureate program consists of 13 credits of coursework, including a practicum, leading to a certificate. Courses are offered online and in a blended format. The certification can be taken as part of the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with the school nurse track. The certification is approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
- Faith Community Nurse Certification - Faith Community Nurses assist the members of their faith community to maintain and/or regain wholeness in body, mind and spirit. This course can be taken for credit or audit and is certified through the Westburg Institute.
Other Nursing Programs at EMU
- Leadership and Management
- Leadership and School Nursing
Our advanced nursing education program runs fall, spring and summer semesters, and offers a 24-month full-time/48-month part-time, 37 credit hour, online Master’s Program in Nursing. Both tracks prepare graduates to lead and collaborate within complex health care systems.
Our 33 credit, 22 month online program prepares nursing professionals to lead dynamic healthcare systems and engage in post secondary instruction.