UT Tyler School of Nursing

Post-MSN Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

ONLINE Certificate Options: 

About the PMHNP Program: 

  • Post-MSN Certificate for APRN: 24 semester credit hours
    Post-MSN Certificate for Non-APRN: 34 semester credit hours
  • Web-enhanced courses provide student friendly format and flexible schedule.
  • Thorough preparation for national certification exam.
  • Please note that all clinical hours must be completed in Texas, therefore all students must obtain a valid Texas license.
  • Sound basis for future doctoral studies or for career advancement.
  • Combination of course work and clinical application prepares students as advanced practice nurses and leaders in an evolving health care system.
  • Small course size contributes to faculty-student collegiality.
  • Marketable Skills for the PMHNP
  • Course Rotations

Admission Information:

InTune Grant:

Program Director

Sandra Petersen, DNP, APRN, FNP/GNP-BC, PMHNP


Janet Rainey
Graduate Nursing Advisor
Fax: 903.565.5533