Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Primary Care

Advanced practice registered nurse who has completed graduate nursing education in the diagnosis and management of common and complex medical conditions.

Quick facts:

  • 44 credits
  • 672 clinical hours
  • Two or three year programs of study
  • Afternoon and evening classes; part time; begin in fall semester
  • Campus-based (not online)

‌Program information


Graduates are eligible for credentialing as an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner by:

ANCC American Nurses Credentialing Center

AANP American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Application due date

March 1 for fall start

Classes begin in fall semester only

Accreditation and approval

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education