Nursing, Master | Montclair State University | Montclair, United States
24 months
756 USD/credit 13230 USD/year
756 USD/credit 13230 USD/year
701 USD/credit 12267 USD/year
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The Montclair State University School of Nursing MSN degree program prepares nurses for career opportunities in Nursing Administration, Nursing Education, and Clinical Research.


Graduates demonstrate the knowledge and skills required for today’s dynamic healthcare environment and the future.

Montclair State University’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) is one of New Jersey’s most affordable and flexible nursing master’s programs. There’s still time to apply and start in September.

Our degree specializations in Nursing Administration, Nursing Education, and Clinical Research provide opportunities for ongoing career advancement, recognition of expertise through national certification, and participation in national organizations. 

Career possibilities include:

  • Nursing Education specialty: positions as instructors and professors in a variety of academic and clinical settings.
  • Nursing Administration specialty: positions in community, long-term and acute care facilities with opportunities for expanding opportunities in management
  • Clinical Research specialty: positions in academic medical centers, private practices, regulatory agencies, and pharmaceutical and other scientific companies as research coordinators, monitors, auditors and clinical trials managers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues Affecting Health Care and Health Policy
  • Informatics and Data Management
  • Nursing Research and Evidence Based Practice
  • Achieving Competitive Advantage
  • Organizational Behavior and Team Leadership
  • Project Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admission.


35 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcript: (One) from each college attended.
  • Essays/Personal Statement: A one-page personal statement. The personal statement should explain your reason for applying to the program, learning goals, and relevant professional experience.
  • Letters of Recommendation: Two (2)
  • Resume: Required
  • Students holding degrees from non-US institutions must request a course-by-course transcript evaluation from a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or by Educated Choices. TOEFL (Test of English as a foreign language), IELTS (International English Language Testing System) or Duolingo English Test are required for applicants to any program who earned their degree in a country where English is not the official language. Please check our International Applicants page for more information and for our current TOEFL/IELTS Waiver Policy.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 756 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    13230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 756 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12267 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 701 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Montclair

1673 - 4118 USD /month
Living costs

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


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