Post Doctoral Certificate in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Brandman University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP program is designed for the APRN who has a Ph.D. or DNP and wishes to add a specialty to their resume. The program curriculum explores subjects such as:

  • Acute care management
  • Palliative care
  • Chronic problems in adult aging

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Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Brandman University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Doctorate Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Students must attend 2-5 immersion sessions (2-4 days in length) at the Irvine Campus.
  • National certification as APRN (or eligible to take National Certification Exam)
  • RN license in the State where you plan to do your precepted clinical practicum hours
  • APRN license in your current specialty