DNP in Nursing with Emphasis in Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Area of Study Information
For more information on Area of Study Information please see the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner page.
Sample Plan of Study
There are multiple plans of study for this emphasis area. Below is the Plan of Study for the post-baccalaureate, four year plan. For more Sample Plans of Study, please visit our website.
|NURSE 7120||3||NURSE 7150||3||NURSE 7087||1|
|NURSE 7310 (90 clinical hours)*||3.5||NURSE 7330||3||STAT 7020 (required before admission or concurrent with NURSE 7087)||3|
|NURSE 8100||3||NURSE 8210 (90 clinical hours)*||3.5||NURSE 7110||3|
|NURSE 8420 (90 clinical hours)*||3.5||NURSE 8910||3|
|NURSE 8300||3||NURSE 8310||3|
|NURSE 8920 (60 clinical hours)*||3||NURSE 8430 (90 clinical hours)*||3.5||NURSE 9080 (section 1, 60 clinical hours)||1|
|NURSE 8010||3||NURSE 8930||3|
|NURSE 8680 (90 clinical hours)*||3.5||NURSE 8540 (90 clinical hours)*||3.5|
|Elective (choose from below)#||3||NURSE 9087||2||NURSE 9080 (section 2, 60 clinical hours)||1|
|NURSE 8940||3||NURSE 9070 (150-300 clinical hours)*||2.5-5|
|NURSE 9070 (180 clinical hours)*||3||NURSE 9080 (section 3, 60 clinical hours)||1|
|Total Credits: 77.5-80|
1110-1260 Clinical Hours ***
Preceptor required for clinical courses.
Nursing course electives from which to choose:
NURSE 8010 Family Dynamics and Intervention
NURSE 8720 Symptom Management in Acute and Chronic Illness
NURSE 8854 Teaching Strategies in Nursing
NURSE 8864 Curriculum Development in Nursing
NURSE 8820 Health Care Financial Management
Additional interdisciplinary online elective choices can be found in the areas of geriatric care management, gerontology, grantsmanship, health ethics, health informatics, multicultural education, online education, public health, and youth development (see http://online.missouri.edu/degreeprograms/degrees.aspx).
Reflects minimum required DNP clinical and project hours. Additional clinical hours may be required based on specialty, annual portfolio evaluation, and complexity of DNP clinical residency project.
Applicants are required to meet two sets of minimum qualifications for admission: the requirements of the DNP in Nursing and the minimum requirements of the Office of Graduate Studies. Because requirements vary, you must refer to a degree program's graduate admission page to learn about specific admission criteria, application deadlines, eligibility and application process. Your application materials will be reviewed by both the Office of Graduate Studies and the degree program to which you’ve applied before official admission to the University of Missouri.