Oncology Nursing Certificate Program
The online certificate program in oncology nursing is designed for advanced practice, and BSN-prepared nurses wishing to advance their oncology knowledge and skills. This program covers the continuum of cancer care - genetic risk assessment and testing, primary prevention, acute care, and palliative care.
Program Prerequisites: Bachelor's degree in nursing and clinical experience in an oncology nursing practice area are required.
|Required Courses (10 semester hours)||Semester|
|GNUR 463: Cancer Genomics||3|
|GNUR 467: Cancer: Supportive Care and Symptom Management||2|
|GNUR 470: Cancer Pathophysiology and Disease Management||3|
|GNUR 471: Palliative Care||2|
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