Doctor of Nursing Practice / Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Maryville University

Program Details

Expand your practice to become a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner through the Maryville University online DNP program.  This terminal program is designed for those interested in holistic, ethical clinical practice with children and young adults, and leading interdisciplinary teams to find quality solutions in patient care.  Online nurse practitioner degree studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Statistical applications
  • Comprehensive health assessment
  • Epidemiology and biostatistics

Courses are available 100% online, led by expert nursing faculty bringing professional experience to the virtual classroom.  You will dive into the processes and implementation of diagnosis, prescription and safety in cases of cognitive issues, mental health assessment, and functional or mobility issues in children.  The online doctorate in pediatrics program will provide you with clinical inquiry courses wherein students design and utilize their own evidence-based research study, implement clinical projects, and disseminate your findings.  Reach the highest level of academic achievement in a rapidly expanding and challenging healthcare field with Maryville University online.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Maryville University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Current unrestricted RN license