Nursing Education/Certificate

Total Credit Hours Required: 9

The Nursing Education Certificate is designed for MSN degree prepared nurses currently practicing in nursing education, or interested in a future career change to this specialty. The curriculum is designed to enhance nurse educator skills in a variety of settings including academic nursing education programs, clinical staff development, continuing education, and community education.


Required courses

30-540Educational Theory and the Scholarship of Teaching


30-543Curriculum Development and Evaluation


30-545Teaching Methodology and Delivery Systems


Total Credit Hours:9

Continuing Education Programs (College of Nursing and Health Professions)

The College of Nursing and Health Professions provides continuing education programs open to registered nurses and others for the purposes of professional development or to meet requirements for maintaining specialty certification. A listing of current courses can be found on the College of Nursing and Health Professions’ web page at or in the current University Course Schedule. Upon completion of the continuing education program the student will be awarded a certificate of completion.