University Profiles

Maryanne Barra

Maryanne Barra-Schneider, D.N.P., F.N.P.-B.C., R.N.

Assistant Professor - Undergraduate Dept.

College of Nursing


Maryanne Barra, D.N.P., is a Family Nurse Practitioner who combines experience with her faculty positions.

Maryanne Barra, D.N.P., is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner (F.N.P.) through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (A.N.C.C.), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association (A.N.A.). Dr. Barra continues to combine Family Nurse Practitioner and Faculty positions.

As a Family Nurse Practitioner, Dr. Barra has worked in the Battered Women's Shelter, College Health, Hospice, and Assisted Living. Having a broad range clinical and teaching background in Med-Surg, Maternal/Child, Community, Acute, Chronic, Critical, and Long Term Care, Dr. Barra has been an educator in every nursing program. Her teaching experience spans from undergraduate to graduate students in all divisions, that being L.P.N., L.P.N. to R.N., Associate R.N., Generic/Accelerated/Second Degree B.S.N., R.N. to B.S.N., and graduate Clinical Nurse Leader and Nurse Practitioner programs.


  • D.N.P. Fairleigh Dickinson University; Medical Mathematics and Retention Strategies among Nursing Students
  • F.N.P. Molloy College
  • M.S.N. Molloy College
  • B.S.N. Molloy College

Academic Distinctions

  • Executive Board Member of Comprehensive Behavioral Healthcare, Inc., Bergen County, NJ.
  • Member of NJ Department of Mental Health Services and Division of Addiction Services.
  • Member of Secretary Executive Board of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Epsilon Kappa Chapter, Molloy College, NY.



Office Phone
(973) 761-9313


Office Location
Room NU221
Caroline D. Schwartz College of Nursing Building


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