M.Sc. Online

Nursing – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Post University

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This Master of Science in Nursing – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program from Post University is offered Online. With the fading stigma surrounding mental health conditions and a number of psychiatrists nearing retirement age, the demand for qualified mental health professionals is on the rise.


You can help answer the mental health challenge crises in America and around the world. Earn your Master of Science in Nursing with an NP specialization in Psychiatric Mental Health from American Sentinel College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Post University.

Learning Outcomes 

We prepare graduates of our Nursing – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program at Post University to assume critical roles as primary care providers and are equipped: :

  • Enhance patient, healthcare, and organizational outcomes critical to building quality and safe patient care capacity
  • Engage in leadership and scholarship activities
  • Evaluate the impact between legal, social, political, economic, and ethical issues, and their influence on the provision and management of patient care services
  • Integrate clinical guidelines, research, clinical judgment, and interdisciplinary perspectives to improve practice, health, and organizational outcomes
  • Advocate for ethical and culturally sensitive policies that impact access, equity, quality and cost

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Policy Advocacy and Healthcare Ethics
  • Advanced Practice Psych Nursing
  • Psychotropic Pharmacology
  • Advanced Practice Psych Nursing Integration
  • Psych Specialty for Advanced Practice
  • Advanced Practice Psych Nursing Integration 

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You can apply for and start this programme anytime.



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General requirements

A completed application.

A resume, curriculum vitae or list of professional accomplishments.

Detailed essay on each of the items below (approximately 3-4 paragraphs)

  • Your professional background and accomplishments
  • Why this program is a good fit for your interests and academic goals
  • Your plans for balancing work, school, and life
  • Your future career goals and how the program will help you achieve these goals

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