Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will be able to integrates scientific findings from nursing, biopsychosocial fields, genetics, public health, quality improvement, and organizational sciences for the continual improvement of nursing care across diverse settings.
  2. Students will be able to provide advanced, ethical, evidence-based nursing services for multi-cultural and ethnic individuals, families, aggregates, and select populations.
  3. Students will be able to apply patient-care and communication technologies to deliver, enhance, integrate, and coordinate care.
  4. Students will be able to collaborate with other professionals and members of the community to provide optimal coordinated healthcare to individuals, families, special populations, and communities with and emphasis on health promotion and disease prevention.
  5. Students will be able to respect diversity to address complex healthcare needs of persons, including the un-served and under-served, populations, and communities, in the role of nurse leader, education, and/or advanced practice nurse.
  6. Students will be able to participate in the ethical organization, management, and policy negotiations of healthcare delivery systems to use advocacy strategies to influence health and healthcare.
  7. Students will be able to participate in the application of safe patient care and quality healthcare practices.
  8. Students will be able to participate in the development of nursing as a science, through the use of theory, research, and scientific processes, while acquiring a foundation for doctoral study.