Nursing & Health Systems
Advanced Certificates - GNP
|The CAS Gerontological Nurse Practitioner program is no longer accepting new students. Prospective students are encouraged to learn more about our CAS Family Nurse Practitioner program.
Please contact the Graduate Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (315) 792-7347 to learn more about this option.
Gerontological Nurse Practitioner
The academic content of the post-master's CAS for gerontological nurse practitioner consists of 35 credits; 11 credits of cognate course work and 24 credits of specialty course work. All program entrants must be baccalaureate prepared Registered Nurses who hold a master's degree in nursing from an accredited institution.
Program of Study
|NUR 531||Family Theory||2 Credits|
|NUR 555||Clinical Pharmacology||3 Credits|
|NUR 566||Advanced Practice Nursing Lecture||3 Credits|
|NUR 567||Advanced Practice Nursing Clinical||2 Credits|
|NUR 570||Clinical Pathophysiology||3 Credits|
|NUR 576||Foundations of Gerontological Health Promotion and Disease Prevention||3 Credits|
|NUR 584||Beginning Level Gerontologic Clinical||2 Credits|
|NUR 654||Gerontological Primary Health Care I||3 Credits|
|NUR 659||Gynecological Health Care of Elders||2 Credits|
|NUR 667||Gerontological Primary Health Care II||4 Credits|
|NUR 674||Intermediate Level Gerontological Clinical||3 Credits|
|NUR 684||Advanced Level Gerontological Clinical||3 Credits|
|NUR 692||Culminating Seminar for Nurse Practitioners||2 Credits|