Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult Gerontology (Non-NP to AGPCNP)
Spring Arbor University

Program Details

MSN degree holders can gain advanced skills with the Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult Gerontology. Nurses learn how to serve the clinical needs of adolescent, adult, and elderly patients. The program can be completed online in as little as 14 months, with 500 clinical hours. Clinical practicum experiences can be completed in a primary care setting where the student is licensed. 

Courses in the Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner program focus on:

  • Foundations of post-graduate nursing
  • Chronic disease and complex problems in older adults
  • Advanced practice in primary care

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Spring Arbor University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master 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

  • Must have a Master of Science degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution and accredited nursing program
  • Must have an unrestricted, unencumbered RN license from the state or country in which the nurse practices
  • If applicable, an unrestricted, unencumbered APRN license from the state or country in which the nurse practices

Restricted States

Alabama, Arizona, Louisiana, New York, South Dakota