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Adult Gerontology   

Penn’s streamlined Adult Gerontology program is designed for Primary-Care-prepared Nurse Practitioners who work with acute-ill patients.

NURS 796 | Diagnosis and Management of Adult Gerontology Acute Care Patients I

NURS 797 | Diagnosis and Management of Adult Gerontology Acute Care Patients II

NURS 798 | Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP: Professional Role & Clinical Practicum

Oncology Minor/Post-Master’s  

The Adult Oncology Specialty Minor/Post-Master’s Certificate is designed for graduate nursing students and practicing Master’s-prepared nurses who desire advanced training in oncology nursing from the top researchers and clinicians in the country.

NURS 664 | Advanced Practice Nursing for Oncology Care

NURS 666 | Effects of Cancer and Cancer Therapy

NURS 667 | Oncology Nursing: Assessment, Diagnosis & Cancer Management

Post-Master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice

Our Post-Master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (PMDNP) program uses a flexible, hybrid approach that balances online and in-person learning, and is designed for practice and service leaders who want to make a significant impact in practice innovation.

NURS 500 | Introduction to Principles and Methods of Epidemiology

NURS 540 | Current Issues in Health & Social Policy (Cross-listed as NURS 334)

NURS 651 | Nursing Informatics

NURS 745 | Data Analytics

NURS 789 | Principles & Practice of Quality Improvement & Patient Safety/Systems Thinking in Patient Safety

NURS 790 | Health Care Economics & Business Planning

Other Online Courses

NURS 637 | Introduction to Research Methods and Design


Interested in Penn Nursing Online courses?

Applicants: Contact Admissions to learn more about our programs.

Current students: Learn more about the course registration process or contact our advising staff for registration assistance.

Faculty: Learn more about the Course Creation Process, and meet the Online Program Team.