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College of Nursing


Post-Master's Certificates

Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

18-hour program

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 718* Diagnostic Interpretation and Therapeutic Modalities 3
NURS 786* Management of Acute Adult/Gerontological Health Problems I 4-6
NURS 787* Management of Acute Adult/Gerontological Health Problems II 5-6
NURS 781** Applied Technology in Health Care 3
NURS 791** Seminar in Clinical Nursing Research (Non-Thesis) 3
NURS 796* Advanced Practice Practicum: Adult/Gerontology Acute Care (AGACNP) 3
TOTAL HOURS 18

*Course includes clinical practice           

**Optional Course

27-hour program

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 702 Pharmacologic Management of Pediatric, Adult, and Gerontological Patients Across the Healthcare Delivery Continuum 3
NURS 704* Advanced Health Assessment 3
NURS 707 Advanced Pathophysiology for Nurses 3
NURS 718 Diagnostic Interpretation and Therapeutic Modalities 3
NURS 786* Management of Adult/Gerontological Acute Care Health Problems I 4-6
NURS 787* Management of Adult/Gerontological Acute Care Health Problems II 5-6
NURS 796* Advanced Practice Practicum: Adult/Gerontological Acute Care (AGACNP) 3
TOTAL HOURS: 24-27

*Course includes clinical practice