Neumann University's Master of Science and Graduate Certificate Programs in Nursing are consistent with the University's Mission Statement and Vision Statement and the goals of Catholic education in the Franciscan tradition. The purpose of the graduate program in Nursing is to enhance professional nursing practice, based upon the Betty Neuman Systems Model, through the liberal education of individuals who provide advanced nursing care to persons of a diverse population, in varying circumstances and settings. Neumann University's library maintains the archives for the Neuman Systems Model. It is intended that graduates of the Master's degree program have a sound educational foundation for advanced professional practice, for continuing development of that practice, and for accepting both professional and civic responsibilities.
Students may choose
from the following tracks
or certificate options:
Nurse Educator (not currently accepting applications to this track)
These programs are designed to prepare advanced practice nurses to assume roles as clinician scholars and/or pursue doctoral study. Intellectual excellence is demonstrated by using advanced scientific knowledge from nursing and other disciplines. Clinical competence is developed through the attainment of advanced practice skills. Community involvement is encouraged through professional and public service on the local, state, and national levels.
Neumann University’s Nursing Programs are accredited by:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
(Formerly the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000 Fax: (404) 975-5020
Neumann University's Nursing Programs are approved by:
Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105
For more information, please call the Office of Adult and Graduate Admissions
at (610) 361-5208 or (800) 9-NEUMANN, ext. 5208, or feel free to e-mail us at GradAdultAdmiss@neumann.edu