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Post-Master’s Nurse Administrator Certificate

Program Overview

As the healthcare environment has become more complex, the role of the professional nurse has grown to meet contemporary complex challenges. It is clear nurse leaders must be at the table and positioned to assure safe, quality, and cost-efficient care for the future of health care.

The Department of Nursing at Moravian University offers the Post-Master’s Nurse Administrator Certificate. The program is a 15 credit program, completed with nursing administration and management cross-listed courses.

Curriculum for the Post-Master’s Nurse Administrator Certificate

Required Nursing Administration Courses

  • NURS 504: Policy, Quality, and Safety in Healthcare
  • NURS 520: Financial Management in Healthcare
  • NURS 522: Project Management in Healthcare
  • NURS 524: Strategic Planning in Healthcare

Management and Leadership, Elective Options (select one)

  • NURS 533: Managing Healthcare Organizations
  • NURS 511: Developing Managerial Competencies
  • NURS 512: Women in Leadership
  • NURS 513: Leading People in Organizations

Admission Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of a graduate program in nursing with at least 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Submission of official transcripts from all postsecondary schools attended
  • Active licensure to practice nursing in the State of Pennsylvania or eligibility for licensure by endorsement
  • Completion of a statistics course at an undergraduate or graduate level with a grade of C or better
  • Two professional references, one from a nursing supervisor
  • Written statement of professional goals for further study


The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and master's degree program in nursing at Moravian University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

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For more information about the Post-Master’s Nurse Administrator Certificate, to speak with an advisor, or to make an appointment, call us at 610-861-1400 or email, or contact Caroline Bechtel, Student Experience Mentor, at 610-625-7131 or