The DNP in Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist online nurse practitioner degree program prepares expert clinicians in the Pediatric area of healthcare. The curriculum prepares students to provide direct patient care and to influence care outcomes through expert consultation for the nursing staff. You will be able to use evidence-based practice initiatives to support health care delivery systems improvement.
In all DNP programs students become leaders in the field, collaborating with others in healthcare to improve its quality. You will learn to turn best evidence into nursing practice and health care delivery, and you will be able to help rural and other underserved populations.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
University of Missouri-Columbia is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Some campus visits may be required
- Current unencumbered RN license in the United States
Arizona, Colorado, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, Washington, Wisconsin