Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult–Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Clarkson College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP program is designed to provide an opportunity for students who already have an MSN to gain knowledge within a speciality at Clarkson College. Graduates of this program are able to promote the health of citizens in adult practice settings through emphasis on health promotion, disease prevention, and the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases.

Requirements

  • English Proficiency.
  • Official Transcript.
  • Essay.
  • Professional References.
  • Resume.
  • Master's degree in Nursing from a professional institution accredited by National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Valid state unencumbered RN license effective in the state of practice or where clinical experience will occur.
  • Though the program may be com­pleted online, students are required to attend on-campus weekends for specified clinical courses.

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of Washington, DC. Clarkson College is able to offer limited online programs in Massachusetts.