Master of Science in Nursing / Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (RN to MSN)
Walden University

Program Details

Gear your MSN toward an Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner degree with Walden University online.  This AGPCNP program is designed for the working registered nurse in possession of their diploma or associate degree in nursing.  Experienced faculty will guide you through rigorous, career-focused, adult-gerontology nurse practitioner studies, including but not limited to:

  • Clinical nursing
  • Population health
  • Leadership competencies

You will expand your skills in management, assessment, diagnosis and more through hands-on work with case studies, interactive simulations, and coursework aligned with NONPF standards.  This program will prepare you to sit for the national adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner certification exam.  Study evidence-based literature, nursing theories and ethical principles, and IT systems in healthcare.  With this AGPCNP online degree, you may find pursuable pathways in primary care clinics, long-term care facilities, public health departments, and other settings where you can improve healthcare outcomes.

% 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

Some College

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

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