Post-Master's Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Certificate Program

The 25 credit Post-Master’s Certificate program is designed to prepare the nurse for advanced practice in primary care as an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner. The program is available to MSN prepared nurses who want to specialize as an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner.

Required Courses
NU-536Advanced Pathophysiology3
NU-537Pharmacolgy for Prescriptive Practice3
NU-538Family Systems and Dynamics2
NU-542Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning3
NU-558Advanced Practice Adult-Gerontology Nursing I3
NU-568Advanced Practice Adult-Gerontology Nursing Practicum I (300 hrs)4
NU-572Advanced Practice Adult-Gerontology Nursing II3
NU-582Advanced Practice Adult-Gerontology Nursing Practicum II (300 hrs)4
Total Credits25