Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners specialize in providing advanced nursing care to adult patients in a wide variety of settings. Focused on holistic health and wellness and treating the entire patient, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners are critical to the care and medical well-being of adolescents, adults and the rapidly aging population.
This program can be completed either full-time or part-time and requires a two- or three-year commitment, respectively. Completing this program prepares graduates to sit for a national certification exam for adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioners.
Within two years of completing the MSN, students have the option of seamlessly transitioning into the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program without losing any credits or duplicating any coursework.