Master of Science in Nursing / Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

The online MSN program in Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia is designed from RNs seeking to become expert clinicians.  This program is for those wishing to provide direct care to pediatric populations, providing everything from wellness to acute care.  The curriculum focuses on the care of the patient, the family, and others in healthcare and emphasizes system evaluation and change.  Students learn to become leaders in their field, managing quality, safety, and performance outcomes.  

Graduates are prepared to sit for the Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist certification exam.

% Online

Mostly Online

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 Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Some campus visits may be required
  • Current unencumbered RN license in the United States

Restricted States

Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, Washington, Wisconsin