The graduate Certificate in Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner requires 20 s.h. of credit. Students must maintain a cumulative g.p.a. of at least 2.50 in course work for the certificate. The certificate is available for post-master's Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) degree students who would like to pursue a second specialty.
The curriculum includes didactic and clinical core courses as well as specialty courses, as determined by the director of the program. Course work and clinical hours are determined by a gap analysis.
The Certificate in Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner requires the following work.
|NURS:5035||Graduate Pharmacology Specialty||2|
|NURS:5401||The Care of the Frail Elderly||3|
|NURS:6200||Primary Care: Adults and Older Individuals I||3|
|NURS:6201||Primary Care: Adults and Older Individuals II||3|
|NURS:6701||Advanced Practice Clinical Practicum I||3|
|NURS:6702||Advanced Practice Clinical Practicum II||3|
|NURS:6703||Advanced Practice Clinical Practicum III||3|
Visit the Post-Graduate Certificate Programs plans of study on the College of Nursing website for information about certificate program requirements.