Master of Science in Nursing / Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Morningside College

Program Details

Morningside College offers an MSN in Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner degree for RNs seeking to advance their careers.  With this online adult nurse practitioner program students are able to prepare for careers in primary care settings.  Students in this program focus on the unique aspects of the aging population, learning to conduct physical exams and diagnose common acute illnesses and injuries.  Courses also teach you to treat both common and chronic health problems.  Graduates are recognized leaders in healthcare and are eligible to sit for the certification exam.

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Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Morningside College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Three on-site residencies are required
  • Valid RN license in Iowa or state participating in the licensure compact