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Restricted States

Practicum Restrictions by State:   

Walden University College of Nursing does not approve practicum experiences for the following programs in the following states or countries: 

State/Country 

Course-Based Programs 

Tempo-Based Programs 

Alabama 

Post Master’s Certificate – Pediatric NP  

 

 

Alaska 

Post Master’s Certificate – PMHNP 

 

MSN – Nurse Executive 

MSN – Nursing Education 

MSN – Nurse Informatics 

Arizona 

Post Master’s Certificate – All NP specializations 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

Delaware 

MSN – Pediatric NP 

Post Master’s Certificate – Pediatric NP 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

District of Columbia (D.C.) 

MSN – Pediatric NP 

Post Master’s Certificate – All NP specializations 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

Kansas 

MSN – Pediatric NP 

 

Kentucky 

MSN – Pediatric NP 

Post Master’s Certificate NP–FNP, PNP 

 

Louisiana 

MSN – All NP specializations 

Post Master’s Certificate – All NP specializations 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

Nevada 

MSN – PNP  

Post Master’s Certificate – PNP 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

New Hampshire 

Post Master’s Certificate – Pediatric NP 

 

New York 

All nursing programs  

NOTE:  Current students enrolled at Walden in their program prior to Spring 2018 term may be approved for practicum.   

All nursing programs 

North Carolina 

Post Master’s Certificate – All nursing specializations  

 

 

Ohio 

MSN – Pediatric NP 

Post Master’s Certificate – Pediatric NP 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

Oklahoma 

MSN – PNP  

Post Master’s Certificate – PNP 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

Oregon 

MSN – All NP specializations  

Post Master’s Certificate – All NP specializations 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

Rhode Island 

All nursing programs 

NOTE:  Students enrolled at Walden in their program prior to Winter 2019 term may be approved for practicum.   

All nursing programs  

Washington 

Post Master’s Certificate – Pediatric NP 

DNP – Executive Leadership 

 

Wisconsin  

MSN – Pediatric NP 

 

 

U.S. Territories 

MSN – All NP specializations  

Post Master’s Certificate – All NP specializations 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

Foreign Countries 

MSN – All NP specializations  

Post Master’s Certificate – All NP specializations 

DNP – All NP specializations 

 

 

*This list is subject to change.  If you are planning to complete a practicum in a different state than your state of residence at the time of enrollment, please contact the Office of Field Experience to verify if we approve practicum in that state.