Education Competencies

American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)


Additional competencies as it relates to clinical nurse specialists, advanced practice family and women’s nurse practitioners, and interprofessional collaboration are also available at the AACN website.

Care of Older Adults

Retooling NP and CNS curricula

            Provides implementation guide for adult-gerontology education requirements



Geriatric Nursing Education consortium (GNEC)

Founded in 2005 by John Hartford Foundation and implemented by AACN with the purpose of providing faculty resources to integrate geriatric curricula into baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs.