Adelphi University

College of Nursing and Public Health

Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner


Office of University Admissions, Levermore Hall, Room 114

One South Avenue

Garden City, NY 11530

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This advanced nursing practice concentration entails an in-depth study of adult/geriatric health nursing. The curriculum integrates theoretical knowledge and practical skills, while exploring the issues and forces within the healthcare delivery system that affect the roles of the advanced practice nurse. Students have opportunities to work with advanced practice nurses and other healthcare professionals in a variety of clinical settings. Through the study of the many facets of illness and nursing care, this program prepares students to become nurse practitioners in adult health nursing. The program emphasizes scientific inquiry as a tool for building clinical knowledge and testing the validity of the theoretical assumptions underlying nursing practice.



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 52

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1005 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

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