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Grand Canyon University – Online Master of Science in Nursing – Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (Adult-Gerontology)2018-09-25T17:00:53+00:00

Grand Canyon University – Online Master of Science in Nursing – Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (Adult-Gerontology)

Program Overview

According to Grand Canyon University:

“The Master of Science in Nursing: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner with an Emphasis in Adult-Gerontology program prepares experienced registered nurses to provide competent advanced practice nursing care in complex, acute and critical care settings through an evidence-based program of study. Graduates are eligible for certification as Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioners. The program combines courses in advanced health assessment, clinical diagnosis, procedural skill acquisition and care management of adult and geriatric acute care patients, subacute patients, complex patients and patients with exacerbations of chronic illness.”

At a Glance

URL

https://www.gcu.edu/degree-programs/msn-acute-care-practitioner

Total credit hours

53 credit hours

Tuition per credit

Tuition and fees

Practicum, internship and/or on-campus intensive

  • 675 hours of directly supervised clinical practice
  • Two separate on-campus experiences

Accreditation

The MSN program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Full-time/part-time/accelerated

Full-time/part-time

Admission requirements

Contact Grand Canyon University for specific admission requirements.