Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner : Online


Why study Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner : Online?

The Doctor of Nursing Practice in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program prepares students at the highest level of nursing practice to care for patients 13 and older from wellness to illness, which includes preventative, chronic and acute care with an emphasis on education, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from an accredited nursing school and at least one year of independent work experience as a registered nurse. For more details, visit Admissions.

Graduates of this specialty meet educational requirements to take exams for national certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Certified Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners work in a variety of community-based primary care settings, including clinics focused on a specialty—such as cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, etc.—hospital outpatient clinics, private practices and long-term care facilities.

Application Deadlines

For application deadlines, visit Admissions.

The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

UC College of Nursing's graduate programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Contact Information

Graduate Programs
3110 Vine St.
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0038
(513) 558-8400

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Program Code: 29DOC-AGPC-DNP-.AGPC-DL