Program Overview

The Post-Master's Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) Certificate program prepares graduates to provide culturally sensitive, comprehensive care for adults with common episodic and chronic health problems. The AGACNP assumes responsibility for promoting, maintaining, and restoring health to adults who are chronically, acutely or critically ill. The AGACNP is an online track that requires occasional travel to the Lubbock campus.

Upon completion of course requirements, graduates of the Masters and Post-Master's Programs are eligible to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam, or the American Association of Critical Care Nurses’ Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam.

 

Admission Requirements

All applicants will be reviewed in an individual and holistic manner. No single factor will determine a student's admission. The Program Chair and appropriate committee carefully evaluate all qualified applicants with regard to the applicants' potential for successful completion of the program.

 

Application

It is the responsibility of the applicant to make sure that their application is complete: Application Instructions

APPLICATION PORTAL

 

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Questions?

 

Accreditation

The TTUHSC School of Nursing APRN and MSN programs for master’s degree and post-master's certificates are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). For inquires about accreditation, please contact CCNE at One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530 Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-6791 Fax: (202) 887-8476,, email info@aacn.nche.edu