Academics Overview

Preparing the Next Generation of Nursing Leaders

Nursing@Georgetown’s programs are designed to provide the education, experience, and credentials you need to advance your nursing career. Our demanding curriculum, designed and delivered by our nationally respected faculty, takes a multidimensional approach to preparing nurses for leadership roles in the health care industry.

The following program specializations are available:

Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP)

You will be eligible to obtain the following certifications upon completion of the AG-ACNP program:

  • Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (ACNP-BC)
  • Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist Program – Board Certified (CNS-BC)

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

Graduates of the FNP program will be eligible to obtain the following certifications:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (FNP-BC)
  • Nurse Practitioner – Certified (NP-C)

Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (NM/WHNP)

You will be eligible to obtain the following certifications upon completion of the NM/WHNP program:

  • Certified Nurse – Midwife (CNM)
  • Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (WHNP-BC)

Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP)

Graduates of the WHNP program are able to pursue board certification through:

  • The National Certification Corporation (NCC)