Family Nurse Practitioner: Become qualified to serve as a general primary health care provider, much like a family doctor. (51 credit hours)
Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner: Practice primary health care in multiple settings, particularly while caring for an aging population. (49 credit hours)
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Master of Science in Nursing, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs at Briar Cliff University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
In fact, we are the first and only accredited graduate nursing program in Northwest Iowa. From our founding as a women's college in 1930 to the evolution of our highly sought online and graduate nursing degrees, at Briar Cliff University we've been educating the region's most committed nurses for generations.
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