Master of Science in Nursing / Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
University of Providence

Program Details

The University of Providence offers an online MSN program for nurses interested in pursuing national certification as an Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner. AGNPs focus on providing primary care to individuals from adolescence through older adulthood, especially the poor and vulnerable.

This online adult nurse practitioner program seeks to prepare nurses who demonstrate compassion, commitment, and excellence in the care of their patients. Students learn how to utilize clinical scholarship as a foundation for their practice. Coursework explains how to apply technology to enhance care, promote lifelong learning, and facilitate data generation and use.

Classes examine topics including:

  • Social justice, law, and policy in healthcare
  • Organizational leadership
  • Adolescent and adult patient care and management
  • Transitions in advanced practice nursing

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree
  • Applicants with GPA lower than 3.0 may apply with satisfactory GRE scores