Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (2 yr full time)
Year 1: Fall Semester
Theoretical Basis for Nursing Practice *V1
Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nurses *V1
Advanced Assessment Across the Lifespan *V1
Advanced Assessment Across the Lifespan Lab
Year 1: Spring Semester
Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nursing *V3
Adult Gerontology CNS I *V1
Adult Gerontology CNS I Practicum (210 hours) *C
Year 2: Fall Semester
Adult Gerontology CNS II *V1
Adult Gerontology CNS II Practicum (210 hours) *C
Clinical Diagnostics for Advanced Nursing Practice *V1
Year 2: Spring Semester
Adult Gerontology CNS III *V1
Adult Gerontology CNS III Practicum (105 hours) *C
Health Policy and Delivery Systems for Health Care Professionals *V3
Ethical and Cultural Issues for Health Professionals *V3
C = Clinical course
V= Web-based course
V1-100% Online - These courses are offered on the Web. Fully online, requiring no face to face class meetings or online live sections. May require a proctored test.
V2-100% Online - Set Meeting Times-These courses are offered on the Web and will REQUIRE one or more web-based scheduled class meeting times. May require an on campus or proctored test.
V3-Partially Online - These online courses (at least 50% web-based) REQUIRE one or more face to face class meetings at a Kent State University campus or other off campus location. Please check the schedule of classes and the course syllabus for information about the date(s), times(s), and location of class meetings. Meeting times may be required or negotiated with the course instructor.
Students are expected to register for courses as listed in their program plan. Changes to the program plan must be discussed in advance and approved in writing by the Program Director prior to registration. Program plans are subject to change, consistent with national standards. Your submission of this document confirms you are aware of such changes.