The Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner certificate program requires that students have completed an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) graduate educational program from a nationally accredited school of nursing.
Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner Certificate - 15 credit hours
The adult/gerontological nurse practitioner certificate prepares graduates to assess and manage common acute and chronic health care problems of the adult in the primary care setting. The courses include adult/gerontological theory courses, practice-focused clinical courses and an intensive preceptorship experience. All courses are offered on the KU Medical Center campus.
|Course Name (Credit hours)||Tuition||Course Fees||Typhon fee|
|NRSG 862/864||Adult/Gerontological Health Care I & Practicum (NP) (3/2)||Resident $344.25/cr
|NRSG 865/867||Adult/Gerontological Health Care II & Practicum (NP) (3/4)||Resident $344.25/cr
|NRSG 869||Adult/Gerontological Health Care III: Preceptorship (NP) (3-5)||Resident $344.25/cr
Total Kansas Resident:* $5163.75 (tuition) + $1020 (course fees) + $75 (Typhon) = $6258.75*; will be higher if 5 cr. of 869 is required.Total Non-resident:* $12216.75 (tuition) + $1020 (course fees) + $75 (Typhon) = $13311.75*; will be higher if 5 cr. of 869 is required.
O*Net link http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-1199.03 - nurse practitioner
*Note: Tuition and fees calculated based upon 2013-2014 rates. Tuition and fee rates are subject to change each year.
Room/board: On-campus housing not available.
Books and supplies: $600 estimate
On time completion rate: NA*
Number Completed: Program began Fall 2011
Number completed on time: NA*
Job Placement Rates for Program: NA*
Median Loan Debt: NA*
Title IV Loan Debt: NA*
Private Educational Loan Debt: NA*
Institutional Finance Plans: NA*
Amount Owed: NA*
* Not Applicable because there were less than 10 graduates per year.