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Post-Masters Certificate - Family Nurse Practitioner in Emergency Care (NOD)

School of Nursing

Program Requirements

Current NJ registered nurse licensure; Resume; BSN and MSN and/or DNP in nursing from a nationally accredited program with at least a 3.2 GPA (where A = 4.0); Official transcripts of all previous college work; Personal Statement; undergraduate descriptive/inferential statistics course & physical assessment course; Two letters of reference from graduate prepared nurses or academicians; Two scholarly papers of which the applicant is sole author (may be a published article, book chapter, or a paper completed for coursework); Must have current emergency nursing experience consisting of a minimum of 1000 hours within the past three years. - Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) is recommended. Completed application form & fee. An interview with faculty may be required. GRE testing is not required for this program.

Test Requirements

International applicants must submit an official transcript review by WES. Official TOEFL or IELTS scores required of all applicants whose undergraduate education was completed in a non-English speaking country even if degrees are held from the U.S. or other English-speaking country.

Personal Statement Instructions

Describe, your nursing experience, career goals, and what you perceive your contribution will be to the nursing profession after obtaining your degree.