PENN STATE'S NURSE MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
If you are looking for something that will set you apart from the other registered nurses on the career ladder, the Penn State Nurse Management Certificate will give you the tools you need to be successful in mid-level managerial nursing positions.
NURS 430 Organization and Administration for the Nurse Manager (3 credits): Introduction and organizational theory and principles of practice in the administration of nursing services and patient care.
NURS 431 Data Management for Nurse Managers (3 credits): Analysis of information systems to manage nursing service organizations; includes financial management, the budgeting processes, and productivity measurement.
NURS 432 Nursing Management of Human Resources (3 Credits): Human resource management and related factors in nursing service organizations.
NURS 433 Seminar for Nurse Managers (3 credits): The course focuses on the application of management principles in the role of the nurse manager.