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)|
|NRSG 862/864||Adult/Gerontological Health Care I & Practicum (NP) (3/2)|
|NRSG 865/867||Adult/Gerontological Health Care II & Practicum (NP) (3/4)|
|NRSG 869||Adult/Gerontological Health Care III: Preceptorship (NP) (3-5)|
O*Net link http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-1199.03 - nurse practitioner