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Become a leader in nursing by learning to provide advanced acute nursing care to patients with complex conditions

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Quick Facts

Total Credit Hours: 48
Total Clinical Hours: 540
Time to Completion: 30 months*
Tuition: $662 per credit hour**

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Online Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

The demand for nurses to deliver comprehensive advanced acute nursing care to the adult population is growing rapidly. As an adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner, you will use advanced nursing skills to diagnose and create comprehensive holistic treatment plans. Within the advanced practice role of the master of science in nursing program, you will further develop the knowledge and skills necessary to provide advanced nursing care across acute care settings, making a positive impact on the health of your patients and communities. Learn more about Husson’s acute care nurse practitioner program below or request more info!

 

Prepare for a career as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG ACNP)

  • Flexible online classes with 24/7 access
  • 15-week courses
  • 95% passage rate for all nursing programs on national certification exams
  • Become eligible to sit for the ANCC certification exam as Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or the AACN certification exam as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Adult Gerontology.

healthcare-program-agacnp.jpegHusson University’s Master of Science in Nursing – Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner certificate online will prepare you to become a leader in healthcare. You’ll study subjects such as advanced health assessment, physiology and pharmacology. You’ll learn from experienced, practicing faculty – practitioners who share their expertise with you. Our graduate nursing students have achieved a 95% passage rate on national certification exams, demonstrating the delivery of exceptional education in our online AGACNP programs.

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Why Husson Online

Start When You’re Ready

Multiple start dates and no set class times or locations

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Experiential Learning

Gain even more real-world experience

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Personalized Academic Support

Reach your goals with our online support services

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Accredited Programs

All of our programs meet standards for quality

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Career Outlook

Job Growth. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the projected growth rate for nurse practitioners in 45% through 2029, much faster than average for all occupations.

 

Median Salary. The national median adult gerontology nurse practitioner (AGACNP) salary is $117,670, per the BLS.

 

Diverse Opportunities. As a licensed acute care nurse practitioner, you can practice in a variety of settings including intensive care, trauma or acute care units in hospitals. You may also work in specialty clinics and longer-term care facilities.

 

Your Career Begins Here

How to Apply

The admissions process breakdown

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Tuition

An affordable education to help you increase your earnings potential

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Financial Aid

Explore ways to help cover the cost of your degree

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Transfer Credit

Earn up to 90 credits toward your degree

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Courses you will take

NU 700 Theories & Roles for Advanced Nursing Practice (3)

NU 702 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics (3)

NU 704 Advanced Health Assessment (3)

NU 706 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)

NU 708 Socio-Cultural Perception of Addiction & Population Health (3)

NU 710 Advanced Evidence Based Practice (3)

NU 740 Public Health Policy Issues and Challenges (3)

NU 821 Strategy & Analysis of Organizational Process (3)

NU 825 Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Theories I (3)

 -NL 825c Clinical: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Theories I (3)

NU 827 Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Theories II (3)

 -NL 827c Clinical: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Theories II (3)

NU 828 Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Theories III (3)

 -NL 828c Clinical: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Theories III (3)

NU 836 Healthcare Information and Technology (3)

NU 840 Nursing Graduate Capstone (3)

*Potential for 24-month accelerated track **All rates subject to change

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207.992.1972
Peabody Hall
1 College Circle
Bangor, Maine 04401
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