University of Cincinnati’s College of Nursing creates leaders for an industry that craves their expertise. Our students are challenged to be agents for real change by a faculty of experienced, practicing nurses. The 100% online format allows students to maintain their career while pursuing an advanced degree.
The Adult-Gero Clinical Nurse Specialist is a multifaceted role focusing on patient/family, nurse/nursing practice, and organization/system. The UC AGCNS program prepares nurses to become expert clinicians in specific areas of specialization, such as adult health/gerontology, or critical care. This program is ideal for the nurse seeks to be the expert in their clinical field, a peer mentor, and influence organizational processes and decisions. The AGCNS program can be completed in as few as 2 years, and graduates are eligible to sit for certification.