Graduate Certificate In Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

If you are passionate about handling complex patients in an acute and fast-paced setting, the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Post Master’s Certificate program is made for you. As an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, you will provide care to adults both in the hospital and in specialty clinics like cardiology and pulmonology. You will order and interpret diagnostic tests and develop treatment plans consistent with evidenced-based practice. Hospitals and specialty clinics across the nation are looking for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners to help deliver exceptional care to a growing adult and geriatric population. Working closely with Brenau’s acute care experienced faculty, you will develop advanced diagnostic skills, therapeutic interventions, and collaboration with other health care team members. The acute care curriculum will provide you with in-depth content about pathophysiology and management of complex patient health issues.

This program is a hybrid program with classes both on-ground and online.

Admissions Documents Requirements

Official College Transcript(s) and Licensure

Admissions GPA Requirements

3.0 from all college transcripts

Additional Admissions Requirements

MSN or DNP degree from regionally accredited institution and FNP Certification

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Brenau University participates in NC-SARA.

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Brenau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.