This track will ready you to serve in advanced practice leadership roles with infants, children, and adolescents with malignancies and hematological disorders while also preparing you to work with family members and in various settings, ranging from acute to community care.
Students can complete the 12 course-unit program in one calendar year as a full-time student. A part-time option is also available. Please inquire with the Admissions Office or the Program Director for more information.
Graduates are eligible to become certified by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as Pediatric Acute Care Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners (CRNP). Successful completion of the program qualifies graduates to apply for national certification from the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) as a PNP-Acute Care, as well as recognition, certification, and/or certification, and/or licensure by other states.