It takes a special person to devote their lives to working with pediatrics. If you are looking to advance your nursing career and are interested in this area of healthcare, take a look at the MSN online nurse practitioner program at Old Dominion University, the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner degree.
Pediatric nurse practitioners allow nurses to act as primary care providers for children. Courses prepare students to provide children with comprehensive care, providing the knowledge and skills needed for health promotion, health maintenance, and restorative care. The curriculum is taught by experienced faculty who practice along with teaching, so students are prepared for current issues in the field.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Old Dominion University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsGRE, MAT
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV
- This program has on-campus residency requirements
- Courses in undergraduate statistics and physical/health assessment are pre-requisites
- Proof of current unrestricted Registered Nurse License