Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist

Clinical experts in the diagnosis and treatment of illness and the delivery of evidence-based nursing interventions.

Quick Facts:

  • 41 credits
  • 504 clinical hours
  • Approximately 3 years
  • Evening classes
  • Part time
  • Campus-based (not online)

York College offers two Adult-Gerontology CNS tracks: Administrative Focus or Education Focus

Graduates are prepared to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a clinical nurse specialist.

Accreditation and approval by:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education

2014-2015 Graduate Programs in Nursing Handbook

Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist Program of Study Education Focus

CNS Brochure