Master of Science in Nursing / Adult Gerontological Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Allen College

Program Details

The online MSN with a concentration in Adult Gerontological Acute Care Nurse Practitioner is designed to provide RNs with the added knowledge and skills they need to provide quality care, decrease length of stay, and improve patient and family satisfaction. Students in this program are able to identify their own preceptors, allowing them to choose the types of experiences they desire the most. Upon graduation, you’ll be equipped to help assess and manage acutely ill patients within a variety of settings, including the ER, ICU, specialty labs, acute care wards, and specialty clinics.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Allen College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • RN Licensure from Iowa or a Nurse Licensure Compact state
  • Requires a one-day on campus orientation and in-person graduate project presentation