Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Degrees (75+ Programs)

Many nurses looking to work in pediatrics are looking to advanced degrees, such as a Family Nurse Practitioner program. The extra knowledge gained as an FNP can help create different career paths and options. There are a number of online Family Nurse Practitioner programs that have a focus track on Pediatrics. See the below list for different options.

Pediatric nurses are directly responsible for the care of infants, young children, and adolescents. In a clinical setting, pediatric nurses communicate effectively with children as well as their families to provide for a caring and understanding environment. According to the BLS, pediatric nurses earn $66,640 per year (source).

List of Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Programs

Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

The University of Texas at Arlington

Master of Science in Nursing - Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited

The University of Texas at Arlington

Master of Science in Nursing - Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Angelo State University – Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
San Angelo, TX
Angelo State University – Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
San Angelo, TX
Azusa Pacific University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Azusa, CA
Boston College – Master’s Entry Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Master's Entry Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Chestnut Hill, MA
California State University – Fresno – Master’s Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Master's Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Fresno, CA
California State University – Long Beach – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Long Beach, CA
Case Western Reserve University – Graduate Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Graduate Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
Cleveland, OH
Case Western Reserve University – Graduate Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Acute Care
Graduate Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Acute Care
ACEN Accredited
Cleveland, OH
Case Western Reserve University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
Cleveland, OH
Case Western Reserve University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Acute Care
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Acute Care
ACEN Accredited
Cleveland, OH
Catholic University of America – The – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Washington, DC
Columbia University – Master’s Entry Pediatric Primary Care
Master's Entry Pediatric Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
New York, NY
Columbia University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
New York, NY
Creighton University – Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Omaha, NE
Drexel University – MSN Pediatric Primary Care
MSN Pediatric Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Philadelphia, PA
Duke University – MSN Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Durham, NC
Emory University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Atlanta, GA
Emory University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Atlanta, GA
Georgia State University – MSN Child Health Clinical Nurse Specialist/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Child Health Clinical Nurse Specialist/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Atlanta, GA
Johns Hopkins University – MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Baltimore, MD
Kent State University – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Kent, OH
Loma Linda University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Loma Linda, CA
Marquette University – MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Milwaukee, WI
MGH Institute of Health Professions – Direct Entry MSN Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner
Direct Entry MSN Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Boston, MA
MGH Institute of Health Professions – DNP Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Boston, MA
MGH Institute of Health Professions – MSN Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Boston, MA
Mount Marty College – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Yankton, SD
New York University – MSN Pediatrics
MSN Pediatrics
CCNE Accredited
New York, NY
Northeastern University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Boston, MA
Northeastern University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Boston, MA
Northwestern State University of Louisiana – MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Shreveport, LA
Northwestern State University of Louisiana – MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
Natchitoches, LA
Oregon Health & Science University – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Portland, OR
Oregon Health & Science University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Portland, OR
Purdue University – MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
West Lafayette, IN
Rush University – DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Chicago, IL
Rush University – DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Chicago, IL
Saint Louis University – Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Saint Louis, MO
Saint Louis University – Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Saint Louis, MO
Seton Hall University – Online DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Primary or Acute Care
Online DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Primary or Acute Care
CCNE Accredited
South Orange, NJ
Seton Hall University – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
South Orange, NJ
South Dakota State University – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Brookings, SD
St. Catherine University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
St. Paul, MN
State University of New York Upstate Medical University – MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Syracuse, NY
Stony Brook University – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Stony Brook, NY
Tennessee Technological University – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Cookeville, TN
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center – Online MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Lubbock, TX
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center – Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Lubbock, TX
Texas Woman’s University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Denton, TX
Thomas Jefferson University – Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care NP
Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care NP
CCNE Accredited
Philadelphia, PA
Union University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Jackson, TN
Union University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Jackson, TN
University of Alabama at Birmingham – Online MS Dual Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MS Dual Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Birmingham, AL
University of Alabama at Birmingham – Online MS Nurse Practitioner Pediatrics Primary Care
Online MS Nurse Practitioner Pediatrics Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Birmingham, AL
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – MSN Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Little Rock, AR
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Little Rock, AR
University of California – Los Angeles – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Los Angeles, CA
University of California – San Francisco – MS Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MS Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
San Francisco, CA
University of California – San Francisco – MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
San Francisco, CA
University of Cincinnati – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Cincinnati, OH
University of Cincinnati – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Acute Care
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Acute Care
CCNE Accredited
Cincinnati, OH
University of Colorado – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Aurora, CO
University of Colorado – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Aurora, CO
University of Colorado – PhD Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
PhD Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Aurora, CO
University of Florida – DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida – DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida – Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida – Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Gainesville, FL
University of Iowa – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Iowa City, IA
University of Kentucky – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Lexington, KY
University of Maryland – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Baltimore, MD
University of Michigan – Ann Arbor – MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Ann Arbor, MI
University of Michigan – Ann Arbor – MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Ann Arbor, MI
University of Minnesota – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Minneapolis, MN
University of Missouri – Kansas City – Online DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Kansas City, MO
University of Nebraska Medical Center – Online MSN Pediatric NP/CNS
Online MSN Pediatric NP/CNS
CCNE Accredited
Omaha, NE
University of Nevada – Las Vegas – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Las Vegas, NV
University of New Mexico – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Albuquerque, NM
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Chapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Chapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
Chapel Hill, NC
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center – MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Pathway
MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Pathway
ACEN Accredited
Oklahoma City, OK
University of Pennsylvania – MSN Pediatric Acute Care NP Program with Acute/Chronic
MSN Pediatric Acute Care NP Program with Acute/Chronic
CCNE Accredited
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania – MSN Pediatric and Neonatal NP/CNS
MSN Pediatric and Neonatal NP/CNS
CCNE Accredited
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pittsburgh – DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh – DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh – Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Rochester – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Rochester, NY
University of Rochester – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Rochester, NY
University of Rochester – PhD Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
PhD Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Rochester, NY
University of South Alabama – MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Mobile, AL
University of South Alabama – MSN Pediatric Primary Care NP
MSN Pediatric Primary Care NP
CCNE Accredited
Mobile, AL
University of South Alabama – Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Mobile, AL
University of South Alabama – Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Mobile, AL
University of South Alabama – Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Mobile, AL
University of South Alabama – Online MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Mobile, AL
University of South Alabama – Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care NP
Online MSN Pediatric Primary Care NP
CCNE Accredited
Mobile, AL
University of South Florida – DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Tampa, FL
University of South Florida – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
CCNE Accredited
Tampa, FL
University of South Florida – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
CCNE Accredited
Tampa, FL
University of Tennessee Health Science Center – Online DNP Pediatric Nursing
Online DNP Pediatric Nursing
CCNE Accredited
Memphis, TN
University of Texas at Arlington – Online MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Arlington, TX
University of Texas at Arlington – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Arlington, TX
University of Texas at Austin – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Austin, TX
University of Texas at Austin – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Austin, TX
University of Texas at El Paso – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
El Paso, TX
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio – Master’s Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Master's Entry Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
San Antonio, TX
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
San Antonio, TX
University of Toledo – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Toledo, OH
University of Toledo – Pediatric Nurse Practitioner MSN
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner MSN
ACEN Accredited
Toledo, OH
University of Virginia – DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Charlottesville, VA
University of Virginia – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
CCNE Accredited
Charlottesville, VA
University of Washington – Online DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Seattle, WA
Vanderbilt University – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
ACEN Accredited
Nashville, TN
Vanderbilt University – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
ACEN Accredited
Nashville, TN
Vanderbilt University – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
ACEN Accredited
Nashville, TN
Villanova University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Villanova, PA
Virginia Commonwealth University – Online MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MS Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
ACEN Accredited
Richmond, VA
Wayne State University – MSN Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Detroit, MI
Wayne State University – MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practioner
MSN Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practioner
CCNE Accredited
Detroit, MI
West Virginia University – Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Online MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
Morgantown, WV
Wright State University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Acute Care
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care
CCNE Accredited
Dayton, OH
Wright State University – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
CCNE Accredited
Dayton, OH
Yale University School of Nursing – MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
MSN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CCNE Accredited
New Haven, CT

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