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Online Master of Science in Nursing, Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Curriculum

Happy Nurse Appreciation Month! Candidates that complete their Fall 2023 Application in the month of May can receive an application Fee Waiver!*

The 48-credit M.S.N., A.G.N.P. program prepares graduates to provide a range of healthcare services that promote wellness, prevent illness and manage health and illness needs of adults across the lifespan. 

  • Core courses:
    9 credits
  • Track courses:
    39 credits

Each track includes three, four-credit clinical courses as well as nine clinical courses. Students can take up to two courses per semester. Clinical hours for both the Primary and Acute track are met through the four practicums.

  • The Acute track requires 675 total hours. Practicum 1 requires 135 clinical (and seminar) hours. Practica II, III, IV require 180 clinical hours each. The curriculum meets AACN/CCNE/NONPF requirements for a dual ANP/GNP program.
  • The Primary track requires 600 total hours. Practicum 1 requires 120 clinical hours. Practica II, III, IV require 160 clinical hours each. The curriculum meets AACN/CCNE/NONPF requirements for a dual ANP/GNP program.

AGNP Program Immersions

There are three immersion experiences in the AGNP Program. Online students will complete immersions at Seton Hall’s Interprofessional Health Sciences Campus in Nutley, New Jersey. 

The IHS campus creates a forward-thinking approach to healthcare education, bringing together future doctors, nurses and health professionals in the fields of medicine, nursing, physical therapy, physician assistant, occupational therapy, athletic training and speech language pathology. 

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Each immersion will provide students with an opportunity to practice skills, network with faculty and other students, and participate in career development activities. Former graduates speak to the students about their experiences after graduation. Students are also able to interact with the career center about their job search and building their resume.

Click below to learn more about each immersion experience: 

Required Courses

Core Course Descriptions

Primary Care Adult-Gerontology Track Course Descriptions

Acute Care Adult-Gerontological Track Course Descriptions

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master's degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at Seton Hall University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

*Seton Hall University will waive the $75 application fee for qualified students who submit a completed application by May 31, 2023.The fee waiver program is for United States citizens and permanent residents only and is subject to change without notice. Fees paid previously are non-refundable. Connect with your enrollment counselor for more information.