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Four ONline AGPCNP Programs

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Four curriculum models. One rewarding career specialty.

Online Master of Science in Nursing — Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (MSN AGPCNP) You can complete your AGPCNP in as few as 28 months and 100% online. Begin your coursework the semester after you enroll with six entry points per year (January, March, May, July, August, and October).

Clinical Hour Requirements: 580 clinical hours completed over 3 semesters, though subject to change.

MSN | Core Courses For both the AGPCNP concentrations you will need:

Online Post-Master’s Certificate — Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (MSN AGPCNPC) You can complete your adult gerontology nurse practitioner certification in as few as 20 months and 100% online. You can begin your coursework the semester after you are accepted, with six entry points either in spring, summer, or fall.

Clinical Hour Requirements: 580 clinical hours completed over 3 semesters, though subject to change.

Graduate Nursing Core Courses Nurse Practitioner Core Courses For the AGPCNP certificate you will need:
Doctor of Nursing Practice Foundation Courses (15 credit hours)
  • Principles of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (3 credit hours)
  • Foundations of Clinical Scholarship (3 credit hours)
  • Integrating and Synthesizing Research (3 credit hours)
  • Advanced Health Policy (3 credit hours)
  • Graduate Statistics (3 credit hours)
Doctor of Nursing Practice Capstone Courses (18 credit hours)
  • Ethics for Advanced Nursing Practice (3 credit hours)
  • Quality and Patient Safety in Advanced Nursing Practice (3 credit hours)
  • Clinical Inquiry I (3 credit hours)
  • Clinical Inquiry II (3 credit hours)
  • Clinical Inquiry III (3 credit hours)
  • Organizations and Systems Leadership (3 credit hours)
Graduate Nursing Core Courses (6 credit hours)
  • Professional Role Development (3 credit hours)
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention (3 credit hours)
Nurse Practitioner Core Courses (11 credit hours)
  • Advanced Pathophysiology (3 credit hours)
  • Advanced Health Assessment (5 credit hours)
  • Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics (3 credit hours)
Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (12 credit hours)
  • Adult-Gerontology Health Care I (3 credit hours)
  • Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Practicum I (3 credit hours)
  • Adult-Gerontology Health Care II (3 credit hours)
  • Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Practicum II (3 credit hours)