Post-Master's Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

The post-master's certificate in adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner is designed for advanced practice nurses who wish to expand their scope of practice. Coursework includes didactic and clinical experiences that focus on the primary care needs of patients, families, and communities from adolescence through adulthood.

Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.

Visit the GW Nursing website for additional information.

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

Required
NURS 6220Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology
NURS 6222Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning
NURS 6224Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner I: Practice Introduction
NURS 6225Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner II: Adolescent and Adult
NURS 6229Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner III: Adult, Older/Frail
NURS 6234Advanced Pharmacology for Nursing