Master of Science in Nursing / Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Walden University

Program Details

Walden University offers an online Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.  This online nurse practitioner degree is designed for students interested in helping seriously ill patients while also enhancing their earning and advancement potential.  This curriculum provides the knowledge and skills necessary to provide comprehensive, patient-centered care to individuals at least 13 years old with complex acute and exacerbations of chronic medical conditions.  Courses build skills as nurse practitioners while preparing students to work at an advanced level of practice providing care.  You will learn to provide care within:

  • Hospital emergency departments
  • Intensive care units
  • Trauma centers
  • Specialty medicine areas
  • Any high-acuity environment

All Master of Science in Nursing degrees prepare students to educate the next generation of nurses.  You will learn to influence the quality of patient care, innovate healthcare practices through technology, and gain career autonomy.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota