Today’s healthcare providers are incredibly challenged by the aging population. That’s why leaders are needed now more than ever. Become one. The Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (DNP-AGPCNP) program prepares students to provide holistic care for patients 13 and older for diagnosis and management of common and complex medical conditions, both directly during consultations and indirectly by considering treatment options and creating plans for treatment.
Our program instills a foundation of knowledge that will prepare you to work in a variety of diverse settings that align with your career interests. You will find employment opportunities across the health care spectrum. Due to the wide range of patients and the diverse array of duties that are entrusted to an AGPCNP, these settings may range from primary care, national health agencies, to home care delivered at the door step of the patient to addressing the rural health needs locally and beyond; you decide the career path that you want to follow, we’ll provide you with experiences and education to accelerate your journey.
Our DNP Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program offers:
Students are eligible to sit for the ANCC and/or AANP AGPCNP National Certification Examination upon completion of the NP program.
Nine distinctive schools are part of PBA. Classes related to this major will be focused here.
PBA is rightly proud of our talented faculty. Here’s who you’ll be learning from in this major.
OK, you’ve chosen your program of study. Now, it’s time to get familiar with your classes.