Pediatric CNS Programs With Curriculums Approved for ACCNS-P Certification

Curriculums for the schools listed below have been determined to meet the educational eligibility requirements for AACN’s Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist certification exam (ACCNS-P). All the CNS programs included on this list have demonstrated compliance with the Consensus Model for APRN Regulation and the National Council of State Boards of Nursing's Criteria for APRN Programs (2012).

Programs not included on this list have not yet gone through the curriculum preapproval process. Noninclusion on this list does not imply noncompliance with AACN’s ACCNS-P educational eligibility requirements. Programs not listed are encouraged to submit their curriculum to AACN for review.

University City State Distance Learning Post Grad Program
California State University, Fresno Fresno CA  N  Y
Georgia State University Atlanta  GA  N  Y
Johns Hopkins University Baltimore MD  Y  Y
Rush University Chicago IL  Y  N
University of Delaware Newark  DE Y Y
University of Missouri Columbia MO
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia  PA N Y
University of Washington Seattle WA Y Y


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