Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist

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Clinical Experiences

The Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist program provides the student with a variety of clinical experiences including participation in wellness programs through caring for the adult-gerontology patient in the emergency and critical care settings.

Certification Examinations

The Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist program prepares the student to take either of the following two certification examinations. The AACN offers the ACCNS-AG certification and the ANCC offers the AGCNS-BC certification. 

 
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Potential Careers

  • Clinical nurse specialist
  • Advanced practice registered nurse
  • Nurse educator
  • Nurse leader
  • Nurse manager

Recent Employers

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Jefferson University Hospitals
  • Main Line Health System
  • Virtua Health System
  • Kennedy Health

ABETThe adult-gerontology clinical nurse specialist program at Widener University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791.