Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner Certificate

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

Last modified: Dec 17, 2014
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