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Nursing Certificate Programs for Graduates

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Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP) Certificate

The post-graduate certificate AGPCNP track at MNU is designed to educate you as a primary care nurse practitioner, serving adolescents and adults (aged 13 and older).

Designed for licensed registered nurses with a previous MSN degree, MidAmerica Nazarene University’s Post MSN AGPCNP Certificate curriculum allows you to complete coursework by taking classes online.

Nurse practitioners play an important role in health promotion, disease prevention and management of chronic and acute illnesses. You will learn how to apply evidence-based methods to assess, diagnose, and develop treatment plans for a variety of primary care health conditions.


  • Advanced Pathophysiology, Advanced Pharmacology and Advanced Physical Assessment are required prerequisites which can be incorporated into your individualized degree completion plan if needed
  • Complete in an average of 18 to 24 months
  • Attend classes online with 2-two day site visits which will be scheduled in advance
  • The post-graduate APRN certificate program at MidAmerica Nazarene University is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791. Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.

cost and value

Credit Hours:
22-23 total

Online Tuition:
$579 per credit hour*
*Prices effective July 1, 2022 and subject to change. Additional costs include clinical fees.

Payment Options
Your degree is an investment in your future. We have a variety of different payment options available, so you can choose the option or combination of options, that best fits your situation. Total cost, including fees and tuition, will be calculated based on your program, and can be divided into multiple payments.

Military/Veteran Financial Aid
MNU appreciates the service and protection that the Military provides for us all. We offer a Military Financial Aid Program that can help active military, veterans and their spouses reposition themselves in the working world.2


We are not taking applications for our Nurse Practitioner (NP) Program at this time. We are in the process of reformatting our NP program to meet recent accrediting standards put out by The American Association of Colleges of Nursing and the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties. A start date for the new program has not yet been established. If you would like to be on an email list to receive updates about the new program, click the request information link, email us at , or call 913-971-3800.

*For information on our priority application deadlines and registration deadlines, please contact us at 913-971-3800 or at


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