Overview - MS in Nursing, concentration in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
- 45-51 credit hours
- Program progression – Part-time (8 semesters) or full-time (5 semesters) options
- 540 clinical hour requirement
- Optional thesis
- Upon successful completion of coursework and clinical requirements, students are eligible to take the psychiatric-mental health national certification examination.
The master's degree program in nursing at The University of Alabama is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).