Master of Science in Nursing / Adult-Gero Nurse Practitioner
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

This online adult nurse practitioner program, the Adult-Gero Nurse Practitioner MSN degree, is available from Northern Kentucky University.  This degree allows nurses to advance their careers while becoming the primary care provider for a range of patients.  You will learn to treat adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients, covering a full range of healthcare services.  For example, courses prepare you to make referrals, treat chronic and acute illnesses, order tests, and prescribe medications.  Graduates are prepared to take the Adult-Gero Primary Care certification examination.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northern Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Proof of 1000 hours of practice as Registered Nurse.
  • A copy of your current, unencumbered RN License in the state(s) you are licensed and practice.