The Nurse Educator program is designed for BSN-prepared registered nurses interested in acquiring competencies to obtain positions in patient or community-based education, staff development and academic education.
The program consists of 39 credits and can be completed in seven semesters.
Students acquire knowledge and skills in instructional design, curriculum and program design, and program evaluation within the academic or health care setting. Students conduct their clinical and practicum experiences under the supervision of experienced faculty and clinical preceptors.
Graduates will be eligible to take the National League for Nursing’s (NLN) Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) exam upon completion of coursework and requisite experience.