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Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Certificates

Graduate certificates in acute care or primary care adult gerontology are available to licensed nurse practitioners seeking to expand their scope of practice, privileging, and sit for board certification.

Certificate Curriculum

Acute Care:

Completing a graduate certificate in AGNP acute care will enable you to expand your scope of practice to the care of adult patients with chronic or critical conditions within acute care settings.

View Acute Care Graduate Certificate Curriculum

Primary Care:

If you  aspire to expand or focus your practice on delivering primary care to adult and geriatric populations, adding a graduate certificate in AGNP will broaden your expertise and create new opportunities for career advancement. View Primary Care Graduate Certificate Curriculum

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Program Information

ONLINE COURSE DELIVERY: Courses are taught online to maximize flexibility combined with two on-campus summer intensives (5-7 days) and three clinical rotations.

AGNP COST: The tuition rate is $890 per credit hour for all students. There are no out-of-state fees. (19 credits @ $890 per credit = $16,910). Please note: the AGNP program is subject to other additional fees such as books, software, travel, etc.  Information about financial aid/student loans for graduate school is available through the Graduate College.

RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT: The AGNP certificates are available to nurses practicing in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

PRECEPTOR PLACEMENT: We will work closely with you to identify qualified preceptors in your own community.


If you have questions about the application process, or would like to discuss your academic and professional goals, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Phone: (208) 426-3819

Meet the AGNP Team