Spring on the York College campus

Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist

Use evidence to support changes in practice to improve patient outcomes

Under the care of experienced faculty, study to become a clinical expert in the diagnosis and treatment of illness and the delivery of evidence-based nursing interventions. Our small class sizes and extensive clinical hours mean you'll get the attention and experience you need. Applications are due March 1 for summer, July 1 for fall, and November 1 for spring.

Upon graduating you'll be prepared to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing exam to be certified as an adult-gerontology clinical nurse specialist AGCNS-BC. Our program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing, and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Quick Facts:

  • 41 credits
  • 504 clinical hours
  • Approximately 3 years
  • Evening classes; part time
  • Campus-based
Clinical nurse specialist gives poster presentation.
Contact Us
Graduate Programs in Nursing
Diehl Hall, Room 240
Phone: 717.815.1462
msnursing@ycp.edu
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