Nebraska Methodist College offers an online Doctor of Nursing Practice with a focus for Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist. As a clinical nurse specialist focusing in adult gerontology, you’ll have the skills to facilitate quality systemic and patient care for post-adolescents and aging populations.
Coursework covers subjects such as epidemiology, biostatistics, population health, and rural health. The program culminates in a series of practicums, capstone projects, and residencies to put your experience into practice. Graduates are equipped to lead teams, collaborate intra-professionally, and apply advanced healthcare techniques.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Requires three on-campus weekends during summer semesters
- Minimum completion of a program-accredited BSN degree
- Must hold a current, unencumbered RN license
- Undergraduate prerequisites in statistics, chemistry, anatomy, assessment and other sciences required
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