Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - MS
The CU College of Nursing master of science in nursing program is designed to prepare nurses for direct and indirect care roles. Students select from 12 different specialties.
The Program at a Glance
School: College of NursingCampus: CU AnschutzOnlineClassroom: Online and on campus classesRecommended completion time: 32 monthsCredits required for completion: 52
The Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) program provides educational content and clinical experiences that focus on complex psychiatric nursing assessment and interventions for acute and chronic mental health conditions in children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. The curriculum has an emphasis on holistic care, integrated mental health, cultural sensitivity, and substance treatment. Coursework includes psychotherapy, neurobiology, and psychopharmacology content for patients across the lifespan.