Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Madonna University

Program Details

Madonna University offers a Post-Master's Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner degree, an online adult nurse practitioner program for nurses seeking to advance their careers.  This degree is aimed at those interested in caring for young adults, adults, and older adults.  You will learn to assess, diagnose, and treat their complex acute, critical, and chronic health conditions.  

At Madonna University emphasis is placed on evidence-based patient centered care.  Courses focus on preventing illnesses, quality assurance, and seamless care coordination.  Graduates are well-prepared for the work environment after completing 600 direct care supervised clinical practicum hours, allowing them to personally experience working in various acute care inpatient settings and specialties.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Madonna University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • An RN license in the United States