Seton Hall University
Clinical Nurse Leader Program

New Career. Fresh Start. Become a Nurse.


nursingSeton Hall University's Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) entry-level master's program is designed exclusively for those with a non-nursing baccalaureate degree who wish to fast-track into the nursing profession by earning a Master of Science in Nursing. An ideal way to begin your new nursing career, the program is the first and only entry-level CNL in New Jersey. 

All Career Fields Welcome 

Our students come from a variety of backgrounds ranging from education to marketing, from finance to law -- and everything in between. All are encouraged to apply!

A New Start in Just Two Years

The 80-credit CNL program includes eight clinical role development courses that provide students with the theoretical grounding and clinical experience needed to improve the quality of care in a variety of settings. The final semester consists of an intensive clinical experience to further develop professional leadership and clinical skills. Rigorous yet fulfilling, the program can be completed in two years.  

Get Started! 

Take the first step toward a gratifying new career - one in which you will make a difference in the lives of others every day. Apply today or fill out the form on the right.

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