Q: How long is the Pediatric Acute Care Nurse
A: There is a full-time plan that takes 2.5 years (8 terms) to
complete and a part-time plan that takes 3.5 years (11 terms). The part-time plan extends the MS core courses
over 2, rather than 1 year. Once the student begins the AC PNP specialty
courses, the program plans are identical.
Q: Are clinical hours
must complete a total of 585 hours (13 credit hours at 45 hours per credit) in approved
acute care settings over 5 terms.
Q: Is the program
A: The AC
PNP Specialty courses are online except for clinical experiences and approximately two
class seminars for each didactic course, and a monthly clinical conference when
students are in clinical.
Q: Will this prepare me
to sit for acute care certification?
this was designed to allow you to sit for the pediatric acute care
certification through the Pediatric Nursing
Q: When do you accept
only admit students for the fall semester each year for this