College of Nursing and Public Health
The M.S. in Nurse Education program prepares nurse educators who are competent to function in a variety of educational and healthcare settings. Students will acquire knowledge, skills and values related to teaching and learning, instructional design, assessment and measurement strategies, curriculum development implementation and evaluation in nursing education. The capstone seminar and practicum are an opportunity to be guided by expert nurse educators and to apply knowledge as a nurse educator.
After completing the program, you will be able to assist in meeting the educational needs of the nursing profession and healthcare consumers; integrate scholarly processes in nursing education practice; develop, implement and evaluate innovative approaches to nursing education; and advance the professional role of the nurse educator. Graduates are eligible to take the newly offered National League for Nursing Certified Nurse Educator Examination. Please note: This program is in revision for a new professional development nurse track to prepare clinical nurse educators.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 46
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1005 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large Suburb