Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) Post-Doctoral Certificate

NURU 603Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan and Cultures3
NURU 605Advanced Pathophysiology across the Lifespan3
NURU 606Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics Across the Lifespan3
NURU 610Synthesis of Advanced Practice Management, Role and EBP3
NURU 631Palliative Care and Pain Management3
NURU 632Management in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care *3
NURU 633Practicum in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care (255 hours) *^^3
NURU 634Complex and Chronic Problems in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care *3
NURU 635Practicum for Complex and Chronic Problems in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care *^^3
Total Credits27

Students in these courses are required to attend a face-to-face immersion.


If a student does not complete the required 255 clinical hours during the initial specialty course clinical session/s (NURU 633 Practicum in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care and NURU 635 Practicum for Complex and Chronic Problems in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care), s/he will be enrolled in a NURU 699 Independent Practicum for Clinical Hours completion (0 credits) and required to pay a Continuing Clinical fee, per  each course and session, until the student receives a “P” in the specialty clinical course or until the student’s seven year program completion timeline has expired.  

Students graduating from this program will be eligible to take the national certification examination offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).