Shenandoah University

Eleanor Wade Custer School of Nursing

Nursing Education post-Master's Certificate


Admissions Office

1460 University Drive

Winchester, VA 22601

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Nursing Education post-Masters Certificate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

SU Nursing offers a post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education designed to prepare a student already holding a master’s degree in nursing, or enrolled in a graduate nursing program at Shenandoah University, for teaching positions in education and service settings. Students enrolled in such a program must complete the requirement for their degree to apply for the certificate. The courses in this program will provide students with essential knowledge of the foundations in curriculum and program development; theoretical foundations of the instructional process; application of assessment, measurement, and evaluation theories in nursing education. Students enrolled in the Health Systems Management graduate track with a focus in nursing education may also apply for the certificate. The certificate will provide the student with the necessary knowledge, skills, values, meanings and experiences to assume the role of a nurse educator. Graduates of the Certificate in Nursing Education program have the required courses for eligibility to sit for the National League for Nursing Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) examination.


The Division of Nursing offers baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degree programs which are fully accredited by: Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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