Gain the knowledge and skills you need to help ensure high-quality, safe, and cost-effective nursing care and patient outcomes for young adults, older adults, and frail elderly across the health-illness continuum with the online Doctor of Nursing Practice / Adult-Gerontological Health Clinical Nurse Specialist degree program from Johns Hopkins University.
This program will prepare you to:
- Provide, manage, support, and improve the nursing and health care provided to patients with chronic and acute illnesses
- Advance the care of patients, families, groups, and the nursing profession through collaboration, consultation, and teaching
- Conduct research, evaluate and apply evidence, and use ethical decision making to solve problems
Graduates are eligible to apply for American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) certification.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Johns Hopkins University is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- This program includes 1-2 on-site immersion experiences.