Program Overview

The online Post Graduate Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner focuses on health care services for adults, specifically anyone over the age of 18. Professionals with a master’s degree in nursing are eligible to complete the 32-credit hour program, of which includes coursework, three practicums, and a graduate project. Practicums target gerontology, women’s health, and primary care. Learning outcomes of the postgraduate certificate aim to:

  • Increase the standards of the nursing profession to deliver higher quality healthcare services
  • Develop effective leadership, critical thinking, and communication skill sets
  • Integrate standards and accountability within the development of individual nursing professionals
  • Provide healthcare services backed by evidence-based research and information technology
  • Utilize clinical judgment, systems thinking, and accountability for implementing and evaluating health needs.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

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    Requirements

    A masters degree in nursing is required.

    Restrictions

    Not all online programs at South University are available to residents of all states including those who live in OR, TN, MA, AL and DC.

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    South University is a private academic institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social, and professional development of a diverse student population.

    To achieve this purpose, the institution offers focused and balanced curricula at the associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels. A broad-based core curriculum is offered, promoting critical thinking, effective verbal and written communication, and skills for life-long learning. Additionally, the University focuses on developing the requisites to pursue and appreciate knowledge.

    South University’s approach to higher education and the resulting varied academic experiences provide students with the intellectual acumen and pragmatic approach necessary to create the foundation for personal and professional fulfillment.

    South University can provide a comprehensive education that instills within its students a philosophy that values not only learning and professionalism, but also contribution and commitment to the advancement of community.

    South University welcomes those individuals who seek educational challenges. To this end, the University provides a learning environment, both on campus and online, that helps students identify goals and the means to achieve them. With this philosophy in mind, students learn by interacting with a community of faculty, staff, and administration dedicated to South University’s academic purpose.

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