East Carolina University

Degree Type

Master of Science in Nursing, Post-Master’s Certificate.

Program Length

28 months, full time

Credit Hours

68 semester hours

Starting Month


Application Deadline


Program Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required.

Current and non-restricted license to practice as a registered nurse in North Carolina.

A minimum of one year adult critical care (adult ICU) experience.

A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0.

An acceptable score on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).

Required Certifications: ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) and PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support).

Course Prerequisites: Statistics, an undergraduate course in research, Physiology and Chemistry/biochemistry (within 5 years).


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