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Nursing Graduate Programs

TCNJ master’s programs in nursing challenge students to develop the advanced skills and knowledge expected of leaders in their profession. A rigorous program integrating academic inquiry, practical experience, and professional collaboration leads students to one of several areas of specialty. Graduate nursing study at TCNJ provides the expertise and mentorship needed to make bold strides in graduate-level prepared nursing practice.

Nursing Education

Nursing Education

The Nurse Educator Certificate is a 14-credit certificate program designed for nurses who are seeking to acquire advanced knowledge in the field with a special focus on teaching in an academic environment and/or healthcare setting.

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner

This fully accredited program builds on the training and knowledge base of the baccalaureate-prepared nurse and focuses on advanced clinical decision-making and critical thinking skills. Students learn to accurately and critically assess the health and illnesses of both individuals and families. Faculty advisors work closely with each student to plan an appropriate course of study and to ensure progress throughout the program.

School Nurse

School Nurse Instructional Certificate

This fully accredited program is a good fit if you’re an RN with at least a bachelor’s in nursing and you’d like to teach, but also want to do a more effective job of assessing and treating school-age children.

TCNJ's Department of Nursing is not accepting transfers into our four year traditional bachelor’s of science in nursing program at this time. We are accepting applications for the ABSN program for May 2025.Learn More