MSN Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

March 01, 2023
May 08, 2023
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The application deadline for the MSN Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program is fast approaching! Apply today and take your next step toward a better future.

University of Cincinnati’s MSN Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program

nurse Prospective students must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited institution to apply. An additional year or more of RN work is also required. Graduates of this program will have met

the criteria for taking certification exams as an Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner.

Program Offerings 

  • 100% online
  • Financial aid available
  • Transfer credit options available
  • Enroll in the spring, summer, or fall semesters
  • Program can be completed in two years
  • Flexible learning options
  • High academic standards
  • Programs taught by doctorally prepared faculty who are practicing nurses and clinically up-to-date
  • Board certification prep

Is Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Right for Me?

Do you enjoy primary care but want to work with older populations? Then UC’s AGPC NP program may be right for you. As an AGPC NP, you’ll assess, diagnose, and treat conditions but also build relationships, offer high-quality care, and earn the trust of your adult and elderly patients. You may also need to monitor their health and conduct evaluations, perform annual checkups, and educate patients on their diet, exercise, and other lifestyle choices.

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Career Opportunities

Due to the wide range of patients and the diverse array of duties that are entrusted to a gerontological Nurse Practitioner, you will be able to find employment opportunities across the healthcare spectrum.

Adult-Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioners work in settings such as:

  • Private practice offices
  • Outpatient care facilities
  • Prisons and jails
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Specialty clinics
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Home health care
  • College campuses or schools
  • Assisted living facilities

Accreditations and Rankings  

  • The baccalaureate, Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, D.C. 20001. Contact CCNE at 202-887-6791. CCNE is the accrediting arm of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

Is UC Online right for me?

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Tuition & Financial Aid
Tuition for the MSN AGPC online program is affordably priced. Financial aid may also be available for students who qualify.
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