NJCU offers a a Post-Master's Certificate for educational nursing. Students can complete the 37-credit MS degree program in approximately two years, and may begin the program in either the spring or the fall. The program is designed to provide a solid foundation for nurses to transition to careers as nurse educators.
Designed for those who have already earned either a Master of Science or a Master of Arts degree in nursing, the 15-19-credit Post-Master's Certificate program can be completed in three semesters of part-time study. The post-graduate program is designed for those seeking to acquire educational mastery of subject knowledge congruent with nursing educational practices in a variety of venues, including academic and healthcare practice settings.
Admission Criteria for Post-Master's Certificate Program
Admission Criteria for International Students
NJCU also offers a Graduate Certificate in School Nursing. Students who complete the certificate program are eligible for the New Jersey Department of Education endorsement for the Standard Non-Instructional School Nurse Certificate = 15 credits; or the Standard (Instructional) School Nurse Certificate = 21-credits), respectively. The program can be completed in 15 to 18 months of part time study.
Dr. Nelda Ephraim, Graduate Program Coordinator