Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
The George Washington University

Program Details

The Post-Master's Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate engages nursing professionals through didactic and clinical experiences in order to equip them with the necessary skills to provide for the primary care of patients, families, and communities.

Specialty content includes:

  • Advanced pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Advanced health assessment and diagnostic reasoning
  • Diagnosis and management of common primary care health concerns

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

The George Washington University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • This program requires two visits to campus.
  • Applicants must have a current CPR certificate and immunization records, including PPD, Hepatitis B, MMR, varicella (titer required), and TD or TDap.

Restricted States

Alabama, Louisiana