• Students complete a total of 37 credits in either one year or one and a half years of study; opportunities for financial assistance are available.
  • The full time program starts each Fall semester and the part-time program starts each Spring semester. Students are encourage to participate in an online Advanced Practice Preparation (APP) prior to starting classes to prepare for graduate level advanced pathophysiology and pharmacology courses.
  • Classes are taught by the University of Miami’s prestigious faculty who focus on evidence-based and patient-centered practices.
  • Students’ clinical experiences include a variety of hospitals and healthcare facilities that serve South Florida’s multicultural and diverse population.
  • Students participate in the management of acutely ill and critically injured adult patients from South Florida, the Caribbean and South America, which includes adolescents, young to middle-age adults and older adults age 65 years and older.
  • Program graduates are eligible for certification as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.