The University is moving all classes online and closing its campuses due to Hurricane Ian starting at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. Please visit GeorgiaSouthern.edu/alert for more information and updates.  

Skip to main content

Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate Student Learning Outcomes

Program Links

  • Develop advanced clinical practice expertise to affect positive health care outcomes with individuals, families, populations, and systems, particularly in rural and underserved areas.
  • Evaluate theory and research for the application of evidence-based practice to health care provided by advanced practice nurses.
  • Employ critical thinking and diagnostic reasoning skills in the application of advanced practice nursing knowledge to develop plans of care that promote health, reduce risk, and manage the illness trajectory.
  • Employ effective communication and technology within the multidisciplinary collaborative context of advanced practice nursing.
  • Demonstrate advanced leadership, advocacy, consultation and citizenship activities to improve heath care delivery and effect change in professional and political realms.
  • Incorporate human caring values, ethical principles, and cultural and spiritual sensitivity in all aspects of the advanced practice nursing role.
  • Demonstrate role responsibility and accountability in all professional endeavors within the scope of advanced practice nursing.

Last updated: 6/28/2021