DNP & PhD Programs in New Jersey


There are 9 nursing schools in New Jersey that provide DNP & PhD program. We gathered some key information about each school to help you learn more about the schools' characteristics and the programs they provide.

Where applicable we also list weighted average NCLEX pass rate of the students who attended the schools in the last 3 years.

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus
Teaneck, NJ

Programs offered
  • DNP

Monmouth University
West Long Branch, NJ

Programs offered
  • DNP

Rutgers University-New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ

Programs offered
  • DNP
  • PhD

Rutgers University-Newark
Newark, NJ

Programs offered
  • PhD
  • BSN to PhD
  • DNP

Saint Peter's University
Jersey City, NJ

Programs offered
  • DNP

Seton Hall University
South Orange, NJ

Programs offered
  • PhD
  • DNP

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Stratford, NJ

Programs offered
  • DNP
  • BSN to DNP
  • PhD

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Wayne, NJ

Programs offered
  • DNP


Closed Schools/Programs

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Newark, NJ

School closed in 2013
Programs offered
  • DNP
  • BSN to DNP
  • PhD