Online Certificate in Nursing Education (non-degree)

The Certificate in Nursing Education program consists of four theory courses (total of 10 credits) that prepare students for careers in nursing education.  These courses are open to all graduate nursing students and to nurses with at least a BSN (those interested in coursework for personal enrichment or professional advancement).

Nursing educators work in a variety of settings, the most common being schools/colleges of nursing or larger health care agencies.  The courses offered in the online program are excellent for individuals planning a career with an educational focus; either now or in the future. 

Year 1Credits
FallSpringSummer
NRSG 503 - Curriculum Development*
or NRSG 504 - Assmnt and Eval of Education
    3
Year Total:     3
Year 2Credits
FallSpringSummer
NRSG 501 - Tchg Concepts Nursing Educator2    
NRSG 502 - Effective Clinical Teaching  2  
NRSG 503 - Curriculum Development*
or NRSG 504 - Assmnt and Eval of Education
    3
Year Total: 2 2 3
Total Program Credits: 10
*

 NRSG 503 Curriculum Development is offered in even years and NRSG 504 Assmnt and Eval of Education is offered in odd years.

**

 NRSG 574 Teaching Practicum is a 1-4 variable credit elective clinical practicum offered during any semester. Prerequisite: NRSG 504 Assmnt and Eval of Education or the consent of instructor.