Why HPU for the MSN in AGACNP Program?

  • MSN Graduates of HPU’s AGACNP track are eligible to sit for the national certification test from the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC).
  • Experienced Nurse Practitioners provide clinical preceptorship
  • Utilization of simulation labs and focused discussion groups to improve cognitive understanding
  • Clinical experiences through Oahu’s premier medical institution
  • Capstone clinical experience
  • Coordination of clinical sites and preceptors
  • Over 600 clinical hours
  • Multiple clinical experiences in a variety of settings
  • Program is a traditional in-class model (not online)
  • Faculty guided academic and clinical experience
  • Emphasis will be to broaden your clinical experiences with exposure to a wide array of inpatient and specialty care services

Experience multiple clinical experiences in a variety of settings:

• General Surgery • Intensive Care Units • Cardiology • Neurology • Internal Medicine • Trauma • Gastroenterology • Pain and Palliative Care • Rapid Response Teams and more inpatient services


The Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, Master's degree in nursing and Post-graduate APRN certificate programs at Hawai‘i Pacific University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.