Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist

Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist

Full and part-time study options
Required MSN core courses * are included in the schedule below.

MSN Specialty Adult Gerontology CNS  
COURSE # TITLE CREDITS
VARIOUS * Graduate Statistics 3
NRSG 602 * Nursing Scholarship 4
NRSG 603 * Leadership in Nursing 3
NRSG 604 * Health Systems Innovation & Improvement 3
NRSG 605 Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nurses I 3
NRSG 606 Applied Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nurses 3
NRSG 607 Advanced Assessment Across the Life Span 3
NRSG 609 * Health Promotion for Populations 3
NRSG 615 Adult-Gerontology Across the Life Span III: Transitional Care of Adults with Chronic Health Problems 2
NRSG 616 Adult-Gerontology Comprehensive Assessment, Health Promotion and Risk Management 1
NRSG 617 Adult-Gerontology Across the Lifespan I: Common Adult Health Problems 1
NRSG 618 Adult-Gerontology Across the Lifespan II: Acute and Episodic Adult Health Problems 2
NRSG 621 Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist I 3
NRSG 625 Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist II 3
NRSG 629 Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist III 5
NRSG 632 Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist Comprehensive Assessment Practicum 3
NRSG 633 Adult-Gerontology Across the Life Span IV: Adult-Geriatric Syndromes 2
  TOTAL — Adult-Gerontology CNS 47

* Required course — MSN core curriculum

 Full and part-time study options

CNS credentialing

Graduates are eligible to take the Clinical Nurse Specialist certification exam in this specialty.

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