Master of Science in Nursing / Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Maryville University

Program Details

Earn a Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Pediatric Nurse Practitioning through Maryville University online.  This program, designed for experienced nurses, prepares you to pursue advanced roles in pediatric nursing and earn a higher salary in a rapidly expanding marketplace.  Advanced online nurse practitioner degree studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Pathophysiology of diseases
  • Policies in healthcare
  • Pharmacological foundations of prescription

Students are able to enroll through multiple start dates throughout the academic year, making this already flexible program a viable option for the working adult student.  You will expand upon skills in assessment, identifying issues, prescribing medication, treatment development, and more through work with interprofessional teams as well as supervised clinical practicums in primary care settings.  Learn the best methods of patient communication, become an astute critical thinker and a well-rounded nurse leader with an online MSN from Maryville University.

% 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

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Candidates are expected to have at least one year of nursing experience
  • Current unrestricted RN license