Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Master | University of Tulsa | Oklahoma City, United States
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Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

36 months
1389 USD/credit 41670 USD/year
1389 USD/credit 41670 USD/year
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Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from University of Tulsa is designed to prepare nurses for advanced practice in providing acute care and critical care for patients from adolescence to end of life.  


Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from University of Tulsa practices across all settings in providing restorative care for acute illness and acute exacerbations of chronic disease. While most AG-ACNPs practice in the hospital setting, others may practice in specialty clinics.

Students at Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from University of Tulsa will:

  • Develop new practice approaches based on nursing theory and theories borrowed from other disciplines to improve health and reduce health disparities locally, nationally and globally.
  • Employ strategic leadership skills and inter-professional collaboration to influence health policy, advocate for social justice, and promote equity locally, nationally and globally.
  • Implement ethical, cost effective and evidence-based changes in care systems, while advancing the profession.
  • Provide leadership at the highest levels to design, direct and evaluate system changes to deliver and promote patient-centered care that is culturally competent, safe, timely, effective, efficient and equitable.
  • Engage in complex, evidence-based advanced nursing practice, and evaluate innovative approaches to care delivery for individuals, communities and populations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Translational Research
  • Advanced Assessment
  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Health Care Policy
  • Biostatistics
  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nursing Practice Diagnostic Reasoning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • International students - allow at least two to three months to complete  
  • Applications for competitive scholarships and fellowships-22/01 


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Graduate School application
  • Statement of purpose (admission essay)
  • 2 letters of recommendation from a coworker and a supervisor
  • Official or unofficial transcripts from all universities attended
  • Documentation of a current Registered Nurse license
  • $60 application fee
  • Applicants for whom English is not their first language must take the TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo exam and have an official copy of their results sent to The University of Tulsa Graduate School. 
  • A bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited nursing program
    • Recommended overall GPA of 3.0

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      41670 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 1389 USD per credit during 36 months.
    • National

      41670 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 1389 USD per credit during 36 months.

    Living costs for Oklahoma City

    911 - 1456 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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