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Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (DNP) Program Information

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) acute care nurse practitioner program prepares graduates to function as advanced practice nurses in adult critical/acute care. The emphasis of the program is on clinical practice with acutely or critically-ill adults that prepares practitioners to function autonomously across the spectrum of health care in a variety of settings. The AGACNP student will gain an in-depth knowledge of nursing theory and research, critical decision-making, differential diagnosis, patient/case management and technical intervention skills related to health maintenance, health restoration and illness prevention. Click on the "More" link to see the detailed program information.

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner FAQ

A comprehensive and detailed source for program information for the acute care nurse practitioner program.

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