Occupational Health Nursing
This certificate provides training to prepare advanced occupational health nurses for practice at diverse work settings, including direct clinical practice and occupational health program development, administration and management. Students have opportunities for interdisciplinary learning experiences with other occupational health specialty disciplines in industrial hygiene, occupational medicine, safety, and toxicology.
This certificate is offered fully online.
Applicants must hold an earned bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Application ProcessTo learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.
In addition to your completed application form, transcripts, resume and letter of interest, you will need to submit the following documents:
- Proof of Florida RN/ARNP license
None are required.
12 credit hours
- NGR 6650 - Occupational Health Nursing I
- NGR 6651 - Occupational Health Nursing II
- NGR 6652 - Occupational Health Nursing III
- NGR 6653 - Occupational Health Nursing IV
Credit toward graduate degree
Up to 12 hours of certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval
International students must submit a TOEFL score when English is not the native language. A minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test or 79 on the web-based test is required.