Find all our program themes, format and learning outcomes specific to our Master of Science Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGNP) concentration.
AGNP Program Format
- Primary focus of this program is working with geriatric patients in a clinic or office-practice setting
- Curriculum includes 48 program credits with 545 clinical practicum hours
- Courses will be delivered in 8-week and 16-week durations in sequential order with no electives
- Students will be required to attend online orientation prior to classes starting.
AGNP Program Themes
- Advocacy for social justice and human dignity
- Inquiry and scholarship
- Optimization of safety, quality, and outcomes
AGNP Learning Outcomes
- Integrates findings from the sciences and humanities for the continual improvement of nursing care across diverse settings.
- Applies knowledge of organizational and system leadership practices.
- Selects and applies quality improvement strategies to optimize safety and outcomes.
- Utilizes clinical scholarship as a foundation for practice.
- Applies technology to enhance care, promote lifelong learning, and facilitate data generation and use.
- Promotes social justice and human dignity through policy and advocacy.
- Leads and collaborates in interprofessional teams to improve individual and population health outcomes.
Nursing Education Accreditation
The MSN Nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Comments can be directed to the CCNE staff at the following address:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001 (202) 887-6791