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
- Advanced health assessment and diagnostic reasoning
- Diagnosis and management of common primary care health concerns
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School Accreditation & Licensing
The George Washington University is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- 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.