Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner : Online


Why study Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner : Online?

UC's Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner DNP online program prepares students at the highest level of nursing practice to manage patients from birth to 21 years old with complex acute and chronic health conditions.

Our program is ranked No. 3 on the list of Best Online Pediatric NP DNP Programs by

Admission Requirements

Applicants to UC's Pediatric Acute Care NP DNP online program must have at least one year of pediatric work experience as a registered nurse. For more details, visit our Admissions page.

Graduates of UC's Pediatric Acute Care NP DNP online program meet educational requirements to take the exam for national certification by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. Certified Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (CPNP-ACs) provide care across the continuum for children with complex acute, critical and chronic illness in order to stabilize a patient’s condition, prevent complications and restore maximum health or provide palliative care. These advanced-practice nurses work in a variety of settings, including hospitals, intensive care units, sub-specialty clinics and emergency departments.

Application Deadlines

For application deadlines for the Pediatric Acute Care NP DNP online program, visit our Admissions page.

The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

For accreditation information specific to the College of Nursing, visit our Accreditation page.

Contact Information

Graduate Programs
3110 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0038
(513) 558-3600

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