Maryville University offers an online Post-Master’s Nurse Practitioner Certificate focused in Adult-Gerontology to the working adult student. This program is one of five options in which you may specialize your evidence-based practice and curate more autonomy for yourself in a rapidly expanding marketplace. The online adult gerontology nurse practitioner certificate will address career-focused topics, with studies led by expert faculty bringing real-world leadership experience to the virtual classroom.
Coursework is available 100% online, though you will still take on a supervised clinical practicum, located in your local preferred primary care setting. Throughout your practicums you will assess, manage and evaluate adults, expanding your skills in healthcare management, documentation and history taking, diagnosis, and more. Graduates from this online nurse practitioner certificate program may find pursuable careers working in nursing homes, hospitals, clinics, and any healthcare setting where leadership and distinguished professional practice is valued.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Current unrestricted RN license