Doctor Of Nursing Practice – Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Reach the pinnacle of nursing education and boost your career with a doctorate in one of the most sought-after fields in medicine today – adult-gerontology acute care. Only 2.9% of nurse practitioners are certified in this high-demand field, where you’ll provide acute care for patients throughout their entire adult lifespan.

Bradley’s online Doctor of Nursing Practice – Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (DNP-AGACNP) program prepares you to become a nurse practitioner in this rapidly growing field at the highest level while living anywhere in the U.S.

91% career outcomes rate for 2020-21 graduates - 93% knowledge rate
12 to 1 student faculty ratio
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100% of classes taught by faculty

The Bradley Advantage

Through the DNP-AGACNP program, you’ll network with Bradley faculty and classmates virtually over ten semesters as you build extensive knowledge in adult-gerontology care. Additionally, you’ll complete 1000 clinical hours of practicum experience with approved supervisors of your choice. When you finish the doctoral program, you’ll be prepared for AGACNP certification with the American Nurses Credentialing Center or American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Successful Outcomes

A doctorate, in combination with your work experience as a certified adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner, gives you the tools to be an innovator and visionary in adult-gerontological care. You’ll be ready to play a leading role in hospitals, hospices, higher education and government agencies with your DNP.

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