Marquette University’s ACNP program in Indianapolis is the result of a partnership with St.Vincent, an organization with similar missions and values. Both organizations are dedicated to providing an exceptional student experience that will result in highly effective health care providers of tomorrow.
This partnership is a reflection of Marquette University’s commitment to finding new solutions to societal and community issues through innovation and collaboration, and it demonstrates St.Vincent Health’s focus on providing access to educational opportunities for health care workers.
Through this partnership between Marquette University and St.Vincent, acute care nurse practitioner students can qualify to earn Adult-Gerontology ACNP certification without interrupting their career.
Online classes paired with an immersive preceptorship at St.Vincent offer a flexible, portable classroom experience that expertly prepares you for nurse practitioner roles in acute care settings.
Established in 1998, St.Vincent Health is a mission-based, values-driven alliance of health care providers. Dedicated to improving the lives and health of the community, St.Vincent Health provides a continuum of holistic and high-quality health care services, illustrated in the St.Vincent ACNP program.
Today, St.Vincent Health has more than 20 ministries and a network of primary care and specialty physicians serving people in 47 counties throughout Central Indiana. The St.Vincent Health system comprises
St.Vincent also has several joint venture partnerships and clinical affiliations across Indiana. With more than 14,000 associates and 2,500 physicians, the faith-based hospital system is one of the largest employers in the state of Indiana.
Upon earning your Master of Science in Nursing, ACNP graduates employed with St.Vincent Health for a period of at least three years after graduation may participate in St.Vincent’s tuition reimbursement program.–>
Through the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program, you will complete 42 credit hours of advanced nursing courses designed to provide you with a high-quality education that prepares you for advanced practice adult-older adult acute care roles.
Marquette’s unique partnership with St.Vincent Health means you are absolved of the burden of finding your own preceptorship. Adult-Older Adult ACNP students will work with a preceptor provided by St.Vincent while completing online courses.