Post Master’s Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist
East Carolina University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist program prepares students for advanced nursing practice roles in complex care settings through a curriculum focused on specialist competencies in adult and gerontology. Graduates are prepared for roles such as clinician, educator, clinical consultant, researcher, program planner, and leader.


  • Master’s degree in nursing from an accredited program
  • Current non-restricted RN license
  • A course in statistics with a grade of “C” or higher
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of reference
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Not all programs may be approved in every state. Students should check for state authorization prior to enrollment.