Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate (AGAC-NP) Overview
If you’re a registered nurse with a master’s degree who is ready to expand your professional skills, consider earning an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate at Purdue Global. Gain expertise in the management of acutely ill medical, surgical, and critical care adult patient populations and working with an interprofessional direct care team.
The acute care nurse practitioner program includes online study and a series of clinical practice sessions that take place in a facility or site you select with the faculty and Clinical Placement Team. You will also complete a 2.5-day in-person skills intensive at a designated Purdue Global location.*
See the University Catalog for policy and degree plan information specific to this program.
Note: At this time, residents of the following states may not enroll in this program: Arizona, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, and West Virginia. In addition, international students are not eligible to enroll in this program.