Sacred Heart University

Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Education


5151 Park Ave.

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

Our mission is to train top tier clinicians. Our nursing degrees are highly recognized and greatly respected because we believe nursing goes beyond science. SHU is consistently ranked among the top master’s colleges in the United States in part because of our humanistic core principles. Small rigorous classes and interactive personal attention from our experienced award-winning faculty will prepare you to stand out in today’s complex healthcare industry. A professional who leads from the heart is easy to spot.

The Nursing education specialization is designed to complement your clinical experience with skills in teaching and learning. The curriculum is designed to provide you with an understanding of issues in nursing education, application of curriculum design and evaluation theory, and experience in the role of the faculty. Nurse educators are found in both schools of nursing along with hospitals and related healthcare organizations. This program prepares Students to sit for the National League of Nursing (NLN) Nurse Educator Certification Exam.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Eligibility Requirements:

Must have a bachelor's degree in Nursing from an accredited institution and a current unrestricted RN license.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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