- Graduate programs
- D.E. M.S.N. for A.D.N. nurses
- M.S.N. Direct Entry
- Post-master's certificates
- D.N.P. Nurse anesthesia
- ACNP in Indianapolis
- D.E. M.S.N. Pleasant Prairie
- Graduate School application
- Graduate School handbook
- AACN Guide to graduate nursing program
- Contact the college
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Indianapolis Program Site
Marquette University College of Nursing has developed the Adult-Older Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) program for working RNs to pursue a master of science in nursing and specialize in adult-older adult acute care. The 42-credit curriculum incorporates online course work with an in-hospital preceptorship through St. Vincent in Indianapolis, Indiana.
- The 42-credit ACNP curriculum is 28 months long and part time.
- Advanced theoretical practice and course work is completed online.
- 750 hours of clinical rotations will be completed at St. Vincent Indianapolis.
- Upon program completion, students are eligible to sit for the Adult Gerontology ACNP certification exam.
The ACNP admission requirements comprise the following:
- A bachelor of science in nursing from a regionally accredited, U.S.-based institution
- A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
- A valid, unrestricted RN license
- One year of experience caring for adults in an acute care setting
- M.S.N. prerequisites completed with a grade of C or higher.
- Statistics, including inferential analysis 3 credits**
- Nursing Research 3 credits
- Health Assessment 3 credits
** must be completed within five years of start date