Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education

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Get started on your Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education application here:


Note: This option is for those who already hold a Master's Degree and wish to pursue a Nursing Education Post-Master's Certificate Only. If you wish to pursue the Master of Science Degree in Nursing with a specialization in Nursing Education, please go to the M.S. Nursing- Nursing Education program page to complete the appropriate application.

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Admission requirements:

  • Completed online application and non-refundable $55 application fee
  • Official transcripts from all previous U.S. colleges attended or official NACES course-by-course evaluation of any foreign transcripts*
  • Submission of a 250-500-word essay discussing goals and objectives for pursuing admission to Post-Master's Certificate Program;
  • Professional Resume or CV
  • Copy of current, unencumbered NJ nursing license
  • Official documentation of English Language Proficiency (TOEFL/IELTS)


  • M.A or M.S degree from an ACEN or CCNE-accredited institution that is also a regionally accredited college/university

*Note: NJCU does not evaluate international transcripts. In lieu of a transcript, applicants with a non-U.S. degree need to submit a course-by-course evaluation from a NACES Accredited Member that includes U.S. bachelor’s degree equivalency information for their coursework.

Application Deadlines*:

Domestic Applicants:
Term Deadline
Spring Rolling
Summer Rolling
Fall  Rolling

*Deadlines are subject to change. 

International Applicants:

This program is not currently available to international students seeking an F-1 student visa

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