School of Science and Mathematics
1 South George Street
Millersville, PA 17551
Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education (post-baccalaureate or post-masters), Master of Science in Nursing
The Nursing Education program is designed to prepare nurses interested in teaching in diploma, associate and baccalaureate degree programs, as well as staff development positions in hospitals, long-term care facilities, community centers, and other settings. Through a mix of web-enhanced and completely on-line courses, the program serves part-time students that find it difficult because of work and family responsibilities to commit to full-time study. The nursing education option is designed for the student who desires to pursue a career as a nurse educator. Graduates are prepared to teach in nursing education programs or health care agencies. Completion of the program requires 35 theory hours and 126 clinical hours. Upon completion of the MSN, nursing education option, graduates are eligible to take the Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) examination administered by the National League for Nursing.
Accreditation:The Nursing program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, 350 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014; phone (212) 989-9393.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 35-38
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $531.50 (PA Resident), $749.50 (Non-Resident) USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999