Sep 22, 2019  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog

Doctor of Nursing Practice with a concentration in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner


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Program Overview

This program educates advanced nurse clinicians for expert practice in leadership and clinical roles with a focus on care of adult 18 years of age and older that have acute and/or complex care needs. They are often employed in specialty clinics, critical care units, and acute care hospital units. This doctoral-level education provides the clinical and management outcomes. The program enables nurses to become expert nurse leaders and collaborators in solving health care problems in systems. Students may attend full-time or part-time, giving the ability to work while attending school. The program is approved by the Georgia Board of Regents as a web-based program with greater than 50 percent of the program taught online. Currently students are completing the program in cohorts located on Augusta and Athens campuses.

https://www.augusta.edu/gradstudies/programs/con-dnp-nursing-practice.php

Program Coordinator
Laura Lewis
706-721-9558
dnp@augusta.edu
Click here  for a term by term link.

Degree Requirements: 75 Hours


Total Clinical Hours: 1156 Hours


Total Hours for the Degree: 75 Hours


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