Master of Science in Nursing / Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Allen College

Program Details

The online MSN with a concentration in Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner prepares experienced pediatric nurses to meet the specialized physiologic and psychological needs of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults with complex acute, critical, and chronic health conditions. Students are able to choose their own preceptors, allowing them to engage in the types of experiences which they feel suit their needs/wants most effectively. Graduates of this program are equipped to provide complex monitoring and manage intensive therapies in a variety of settings, such as inpatient and outpatient hospital, emergency care, and home care.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • RN Licensure from Iowa or a Nurse Licensure Compact state
  • Requires a one-day on campus orientation and in-person graduate project presentation