Post-master's Certificate in Nursing Education

University of West Georgia
Degree Level Certificate
Total Credit Hours 13
Per Credit Hour Cost $412.00

Program Description

The School of Nursing Post-Master's certificate program in nursing education is designed for master's prepared nurses who desire further education for roles in teaching.

The program of study requires 10 credit hours and addresses innovations in curriculum, instructional skills and strategies, the development and use of educational technology, and educational assessment and evaluation. Students develop expertise in health education and promotion, patient education, professional development, or college/university teaching. Graduates meet the educational requirements to sit for the national certification examination as a nurse educator.

Admissions Information

Earned Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program.

Non-refundable $40.00 application fee (one time only).

One official transcript from each college or university attended.

Satisfactory certificate of immunization (if you are a new student).

Evidence of current unrestricted licensure to practice as a registered nurse (RN) in the United States and evidence of licensure in the state in which the practica will occur.

Professional resume or curriculum vitae

Two letters of recommendation