Nursing—Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care, CAGS
The pediatric acute-care Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) is available for pediatric or family nurse practitioners who wish to be prepared for practice in the pediatric acute-care role. Applicants must have a minimum of one year of work experience in an acute-care setting working with the pediatric population. The program requires 24 credits of study.
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
A grade of B or higher is required in all course work.
|NRSG 6116||Advanced Health Assessment of the Neonate and Infant||3|
|NRSG 6262||Pediatric Pharmacology||2|
|NRSG 6265||Care of Child/Adolescent Health Problems||4|
|NRSG 6267||Care of the Critically Ill Child||4|
|NRSG 6461||Child/Adolescent Health Problems Practicum||4|
|NRSG 6463||Care of the Critically Ill Child Practicum||4|
|Complete 3 semester hours from the following subject area:||3|
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
24 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required