Geropsychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

UMass Lowell

This Graduate Certificate in Geropsychiatric and Mental Health Nursing is for the post-baccalaureate nurse who wants to develop greater knowledge and skills in the assessment and nursing care of older adults who are experiencing common mental health and psychiatric problems of late life. Instruction will focus on pathology, psycho-pharmacology and behavioral management strategies in nursing care of older adults.
CIP Code: 51.3810

Graduate Graduate Certificate On-Campus / In-Person

Possible Career Paths

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary | Registered Nurses | Nurse Practitioners

UMass Lowell

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is a nationally-ranked public research university that is committed to excellence in teaching, research and community engagement. By providing an affordable, high-quality educational experience, UMass Lowell prepares its students to work in the real world, solving real problems and helping real people.