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.

% Online

Mostly Online

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

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

Additional Info

  • Students must complete a 2.5-day in-person skills intensive at a designated Purdue Global location.

Restricted States

International