Critical Care Nursing

An-Najah National University

24 months
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Courses in the specialty area of Critical Care Nursing at An-Najah National University have been developed specifically to enable Registered Nurses to extend knowledge and skills to confidently and competently manage the nursing of critically ill patients across the lifespan. 


Critical Care Nursing courses at An-Najah National University allow students to identify policy and practice issues in critical care nursing, and explore health team collaboration in their field of study. 

The thesis provides students with the opportunity to be involved in research which explores evidence that substantiates their practice. The nurse completes a minimum of 528 hours working clinically in the critical care area for the duration of the programme.

The Master of Science in Critical Care Nursing is designed to build upon baccalaureate education in nursing by preparing nurses for advanced practice in the care of patients who are acutely and critically ill across the continuum of acute care services. Students will be provided a strong background in assessment, therapeutics and technology used in critical care units.


  • Neonatal Intensive Care Units.
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).
  • Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU).
  • Surgical Intensive Care Unit.
  • Critical Care of the Burn Patient.
  • Emergency Departments.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Critical Care Nursing 
  • Advanced Anatomy & Physiology for Critical Care Nurse
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • Medical Technology
  • Management and Leadership In Critical Care Nursing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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IELTS or TOEFL needed


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to be admitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies:

  • A student must have completed a Bachelor's degree with a minimum C “Good” average and passed the placement test and the interview. 
  • A minimum D average “fair” and the successful completion of a placement test are required for admission to the Family Medicine degree program.

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