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Monmouth University

Marjorie K. Unterberg School of Nursing and Health Studies

West Long Branch, NJ

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Overview

Monmouth University / Marjorie K. Unterberg School of Nursing and Health Studies is located in West Long Branch, NJ, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Adult-gerontological primary care nurse practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nursing practice
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Family nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing education
(Certificate) Forensic nursing
Master of Science (MS) Physician assistant
(Post-Master's Certificate) Family nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Psychiatric and mental health nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing administration
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) School nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Forensic nursing
(Post-Master's Certificate) Adult-gerontological primary care nurse practitioner
(Post-Master's Certificate) Nursing education
(Certificate) School nursing
(Post-Master's Certificate) Psychiatric and mental health nurse practitioner

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 85
Other Advanced Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (waived for MSN applicants with minimum B grade in each of the first four courses and for MS applicants with master's degree)
Practicum (for some tracks)
Doctoral Degrees Practicum, capstone course

Admissions

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th June 1st Yes
Spring deadline December 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (waived for MSN applicants with minimum B grade in each of the first four courses and for MS applicants with master's degree)
Master's Degree Requirements BSN with minimum GPA of 2.75, current RN license, proof of liability and malpractice policy, personal statement, two letters of recommendation, college course work in health assessment, resume; CASPA application (for MS)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Accredited master's nursing program degree with minimum GPA of 3.2, active RN license, national certification as nurse practitioner or nurse administrator, working knowledge of statistics, statement of goals and vision for change, 2 letters of recommendation (professional or academic), resume, interview

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

419
Total Graduate Students
78%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
21%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.4%
Black or African American 12.17%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 10.26%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.24%
Two or more races 0.72%
Unknown 9.07%

Gender

Male (12%)
Female (87%)

Faculty

32
Total faculty
Full-time - 12
Part-time - 20
Male (8)
Female (24)

Research

Focus of faculty research: School nursing, health policy, and smoking cessation in teens; Multiple Sclerosis; adherence and self-efficacy; aging issues and geriatric care
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 400 Cedar Avenue
West Long Branch, NJ  07764-1898
United States
Contact Dr. Janet Mahoney
Dean
Email: jmahoney@monmouth.edu
Phone: 732-571-3443
Fax: 732-263-5131