Are you a licensed nurse practitioner seeking to specialize in an area or age-group? This Graduate Certificate in Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from Boise State University is an online nurse practitioner degree for those in this position.
Courses in this degree are designed to expand the scope of practice and privilege for already licensed nurse practitioners seeking to enter acute care adult gerontology. These also prepare the student to sit for board certification in this area. You will gain knowledge and skills pertaining to the care of adult patients with chronic or critical conditions within acute care settings.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Boise State University is accredited by:
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s)
- A baccalaureate degree in nursing from a CCNE or ACEN (formerly NLNAC) accredited program
- Courses are taught online to maximize flexibility combined with three on-campus summer intensives (5-7 days)
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