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Neonatal Nurse Practitioner MSN – Curriculum

Graduation Requirements

38 credits (23 at The College of New Jersey; 15 at Thomas Jefferson University)

Program Code: NURS_MSN03

Required Courses

NURS 501Perspectives in Advanced Practice Nursing
NURS 504Advanced Human Pathophysiology
NURS 506Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice and Research
NURS 603Individual, Family, and Community Systems
NURS 604Research and Evidence-Based Nursing for Advanced Nursing Practice
NURS 633Advanced Holistic Health Assessment
NURS 690Practicum in the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Role
NURS 694Capstone Seminar
NURS 705Capstone Project in Nursing


Clinical Courses:

NURS 662Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making for NNP I
NURS 663Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making for NNP II
NURS 664Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making for NNP III
NURS 665Comprehensive Assessment for Clinical Decision Making of the Mother and Neonate
NURS 667Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics for Neonatal Nurse Practitioners
TCNJ is currently accepting applications for the RN-BSN program, but owing to exceptionally high enrollment and retention, the Department of Nursing has no capacity for external transfer students seeking admission to the undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program for the 2023-2024 academic year. This notice will be updated if capacity allows for applications to be submitted through the Office of Admissions for the 2023-2024 academic year