Postgraduate Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Purdue University Global

Program Details

If you’re a registered nurse with a master’s degree who is ready to expand your professional skills, consider earning an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate at Purdue Global. Gain expertise in the management of acutely ill medical, surgical, and critical care adult patient populations and working with an interprofessional direct care team. As a student in the certificate program, you will participate in a clinical practice experience designed to provide you with an opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge in a real-world setting.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University Global is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Students must complete an in-person skills intensive, which takes place at a Purdue Global campus or learning center over the course of 2.5 days.

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, US Territories, International