Students enrolled only in a certificate program are not eligible for financial aid. Courses taken after completion of a degree program in order to complete the certificate are not eligible for financial aid. Courses taken in the Professional Oncology Nursing Certificate may be eligible for transfer into the RN to BSN degree
Professional Oncology Nursing
NURU 413 - Advanced Pathophysiology for the Oncology Nurse
NURU 414 - Assessment and Management of the Oncology Patient Across the Lifespan
NURU 402 - Evidenced-Based Thinking for Scholarship and Practice I
NURU 406 - Improving Patient Health Care Outcomes: Quality Care and Patient Safety
Electives - Students will complete the four courses listed above and select one elective from the following class offering:
NURU 401 - Nursing's Public Image and Professional Issues
NURU 407 - Cultural and Spiritual Diversity in Health and Nursing
NURU 408 - Information, Patient Care and Decision-Support System Technology
For students beginning Summer 1, 2013 for the oncology certificate only, a one day immersion will be held on May 15, 2013.
As part of the partnership, City of Hope nurses that only want to take the Professional Oncology Nursing Certificate can do so at the cost of $387 per credit, or $5,418 for the certificate. This certificate is taught fully online with one immersion session at the begining of the program. City of Hope will provide a pay incentive for nurses that complete the Oncology Certificate as part of the BSN degree.
Leaders in Healthcare Workshops and Certificate
Are you looking to set yourself apart? We can help. The School of Nursing together with Extended Education, is offering a special Leaders in Healthcare workshop series and Certificate. These half-day (4 hour) workshops are designed just for you! Workshops are offered exclusively during your immersion session. Learn how to enhance the patient experience. Participate in these engaging sessions.