Academic Catalog 2022-2023

Nursing Education, Post-Master's Certificate

The School of Nursing offers a Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing Education for nurses with master's degrees in nursing who want to develop advanced knowledge and skills in curriculum development, student and program assessment, teaching and learning. Advanced health assessment, advanced pathophysiology, curriculum development, teaching strategies, testing and evaluation, and practice teaching with a faculty preceptor are included in the program. The Certificate Program consists of a total of 21 units for students who already have master's preparation in a clinical specialty:

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Completion of a master's degree in nursing from a regionally accredited institution and NLNAC or CCNE-accredited nursing program or the equivalent as determined by the School of Nursing Student Affairs Committee.
  2. Overall grade point average of 3.0 (on a four-point scale) in units attempted, or demonstrated academic ability as required by the faculty, following the appeal process.
  3. Current licensure in the United States. Health clearance (immunity, etc.) is required prior to enrolling in a role performance course.