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School Nurse Certificate Program Curriculum


Rutgers School of Nursing offers a school nurse certificate program for professional registered nurses with a baccalaureate degree who wish to be certified in school nursing (instructional certificate) in the state of New Jersey.

Students in the school nurse certificate program must complete 22 credits with a practicum of 75 hours. The certificate program is an online program, but requires 75 clinical hours and student teaching in a school setting during the practicum.


Foundational/Prerequisite Courses (7 Credits)
  • 77:705:447 - Community and Public Health Nursing (4)
  • 77:705:306 - Health Assessment Across the Life Span (3)

Core Courses (15 Credits)

  • 05:300:306 - Educational Psychology: Principles of Classroom Learning (3)
  • 77:705:470 - Foundations in Health Education (3)
  • 77:705:480 - School Health Nursing (3)
  • 77:705:481 - School Health Nursing Practicum (3) (includes 75 hours clinical/ student teaching)

For additional information and program updates, see https://nursing.rutgers.edu/academics-admissions/certificates-nondegree/schoolnurse.

 
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