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Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP)

PhD Program 2010

Thomas Jefferson University, in collaboration with the University of Delaware, offers a Master of Science in Nursing for Neonatal Practitioners on the campus of Thomas Jefferson University and the University of Delaware. Core courses (22 credits) can be taken at the University of Delaware. The final 15 credits are taken at Thomas Jefferson University.

Core Courses for NNP taken at UD

  • NURS 604 – 3 credits Advanced Practice Roles for Health Care Providers
  • NURS 609 – 4 credits Nursing Science: Theory and Research
  • NURS 621 – 3 credits Advanced Pathophysiology
  • NURS 622 – 3 credits Advanced Pharmacology
  • NURS 687 – 3 credits Application of Research
  • EDCU 665 – 3 credits Elementary Statistics

Additional Courses at UD

NURS 616 – 3 credits Primary Care in Community Health

Total Credits at UD 22

Core Courses from TJU

  • TJU - NUR 662 – 3 credits NNP Clinical Course I
  • TJU - NUR 663 – 3 credits NNP Clinical Course II
  • TJU - NUR 664 – 3 credits NNP Clinical Course III
  • TJU - NUR 665 – 3 credits Comprehensive Assessment for Clinical Decision Making
  • TJU - NUR 666 – 3 credits Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics for the NNP

Total Credits Needed – 37


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