M.Sc. Online Blended

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Wright State University

12 months
24286 USD/year
24286 USD/year
14298 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Neonatal Nurse Practitioner course offered by Wright State University is designed to prepare the neonatal nurse practitioner student with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide a high level of comprehensive care to ill newborns and their families, patients residing in the neonatal intensive care unit, and high-risk infants and children through the age of 2.


Upon completion of the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner course offered by Wright State University, students will be eligible to take the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner certification exam offered by the National Certification Corporation.


For purposes of student eligibility for certification, all Neonatal Nurse Practitioner required courses must be taken as part of the program of study while in the NNP program or challenged either by examination or demonstration of similar course content in another masters nursing program. 

All courses in the concentration can be delivered online in a hybrid format, making the program highly accessible to participants who have complicated work schedules and might not live in proximity to the Dayton, Ohio campus. Students have the option to take all core courses on campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Role Development and Leadership
  • Health Policy, Politics, and Issues
  • Nursing Research and Evidence for Practice
  • Information Technology in Health Care
  • Theoretical Foundations for Nursing Practice
  • Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan for Advanced Nursing Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


51 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate School application (online)
  • Transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Resume/curriculum vitae
  • Meaningful Clinical Experience Essay 
  • Statement of Professional Goals 
  • Provide name and email address of two references for letters of recommendation
  • Current or most recent supervisor
  • Faculty member from your nursing program, or previous employer

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    24286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12143 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    24286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12143 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14298 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7149 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Dayton

880 - 1352 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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