How much does this certificate cost?

You can review anticipated costs associated with the program by consulting the tuition and fee table. Students in the certificate program pay instructional fees, general fees, distance learning fees, and nursing distance learning fees each term of enrollment. As a student in this certificate, you may be eligible for tuition assistance through a HRSA grant. If selected for funding through the HRSA grant, your instructional, general and learning technology fee will be paid for and you will be responsible for payment of all other fees. Full-time employees at Ohio State may be eligible for tuition assistance, which can aid in the costs of this certificate.

Are there additional fees?

Yes, additional fees not covered by HRSA grant include $100 ODEE distance learning and $190 Nursing distance learning fees per semester. There is also a one-time $60 application fee.

I am interested in applying to the RN to BSN program. Will this credit apply towards my degree?

Yes. Up to 50% of your certificate coursework can apply to the RN to BSN program.

Can I use these courses to apply for recertification for CCCTM or Ambulatory Care certification?

Yes. You can learn more about the recertification process on the CCTM website and Ambulatory Care website

Is this a fully online program?

Yes. The courses in this certificate are offered in synchronous and asynchronous format. All class attendance and course requirements may be completed online.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Nurse, Education, Practice, Quality and Retention Grant UK1HP31699 entitled Registered Nurses in Primary Care as part of an award totaling $2,763,494. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.