Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, AACNP
Graduate Program Information
Pace’s Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) program is a 42-credit Master of Science program for registered nurses with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing one year of acute care/inpatient nursing experience. This program will prepare you to move into a well-paid career delivering health care in the context of adults/older adults in an acute care setting within a primary health care framework.
- Flexible programming to meet your needs — A unique blend of online and on-campus classes, and individually precepted clinical practicum hours.
- Our AGACNP program will prepare you to deliver evidence-based, culturally competent, primary health care to individuals within the context of the acute care setting.
- The program meets the American Nurses Credentialing Center requirements for Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certification
|Nursing Common Core|
|NURS 801||Underpinnings of Advanced Nursing||3|
|NURS 802||Leadership for Advanced Nursing||3|
|NURS 803||Advanced Nursing in Primary||3|
|NURS 804||Scholarly Inquiry for Advanced Nursing||3|
|NURS 681||Pathophysiology For Advanced Practice Nursing||3|
|NURS 682||Clinical Pharmacology for Prescribing Advanced Practice Nursing||3|
|NURS 640||Advanced Physical Assessment||6|
|Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Specialization|
|NURS 662||Intro to Acute Care Advanced Nursing Practice||4|
|NURS 662A||Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Practicum I (180 clinical hours)||2|
|NURS 664||Advanced Theory and Practice for Acute Care Advanced Practice Nurses Level I||4|
|NURS 664A||Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Practicum II (185 clinical hours)||2|
|NURS 668||Advanced Theory and Practice for Adult Acute Care Advanced Nursing Practice II||4|
|NURS 668A||Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Practicum III (185 clinical hours)||2|
Total credits for Master's Degree Conferral (550 supervised clinical hours) 42 credits