Geriatric Nursing Advanced Technical Certificate
Northcentral Technical College

Program Details

The online Geriatric Nursing Advanced Technical Certificate is designed for Registered Nurses or graduates of Nursing programs who want to focus on the field of Gerontology.  The curriculum explores theoretical and technological advances in the field while focusing on gerontological best practices in communication, collaboration, and therapeutic interventions to support healthy aging and quality of life for older adults.  Graduates are able to evaluate the physical, social, and psychological aspects of aging throughout the lifespan; use advanced knowledge and best practice in concepts of pharmacological interventions; and exhibit ethical and legal practices.

Requirements

  • High school transcripts and/or placement test scores may be required

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission