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Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Track (AG-ACNP)

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner track (AG-ACNP) is designed to prepare graduates in advanced nursing practice. This program equips future AG-ACNPs with the knowledge and skills needed for successful careers caring for acute, acute on chronic, and critically ill adult patients. Graduates are prepared as nurse practitioners who will be leaders in clinical practice, nursing education, health policy and healthcare delivery systems.

DNP/AG-ACNP Pathways include:

  • Graduate Entry Pathway - For non-RN’s with a Bachelor’s degree or higher in a non-nursing field
  • RN with Bachelor’s degree
    • Bachelor's of Science Degree (BSN)
    • Diploma or Associate's degree in another non-nursing discipline (pre-graduate option)
  • Post-Master’s Certificate to DNP - A Master’s prepared nurse