Nursing—Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care, CAGS
The adult-gerontology acute-care nurse practitioner program is designed to prepare nurses for advanced-practice roles as clinical experts, managers, educators, and consultants. The program offers advanced study with a major focus on clinical experience and culminates with the Master of Science in Nursing. Students may pursue either full-time or part-time study. Nurses who possess a Master of Science in Nursing are eligible for the Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) in this specialization.
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
A grade of B or higher is required in each course.
|NRSG 6220||Nursing Management: Acute Episodic Illness||3|
|NRSG 6221||Nursing Management: Critical and Chronic Illness||3|
|NRSG 6241||Acute-Care Concepts in Nursing Practice||3|
|NRSG 6420||Adult-Gerontology Acute-Care Nursing Practicum 1||2|
|NRSG 6421||Adult-Gerontology Acute-Care Nursing Practicum 2||4|
|NRSG 6422||Adult-Gerontology Acute-Care Nursing Practicum 3||4|
|Complete 5 semester hours in the following subject area:||5|
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
24 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required