Pennsylvania State University

World Campus

Nurse Educator(Graduate Certificate)



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator

Format: Online

Program Description:

The 9-credit Nurse Educator Graduate Certificate can give you the opportunity to influence the success of the next generation of nurses and to make a positive difference in your community. Offered in a partnership between Penn State World Campus and the highly respected College of Nursing, the relevant curriculum is delivered in a convenient online format, covering such topics as: nursing education theories and strategies assessment and evaluation in nursing education curriculum and program development in nursing education Gain the skills you need to advance your career, without sacrificing your other responsibilities. Penn State World Campus understands that as a working adult, you need flexible and convenient learning options in order to continue to meet your professional and personal commitments. You can complete your course work at times and places that fit your life.


Penn State is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $761 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 40,000+