The M.S. in Nursing Education prepares nurse educators who are competent to function in a variety of educational and healthcare settings. You will acquire knowledge, skills and values related to teaching and learning, instructional design, assessment and measurement strategies, curriculum development implementation and evaluation in nursing education.
After completing the program, you will be able to assist in meeting the educational needs of the nursing profession and healthcare consumers; integrate scholarly processes in nursing education practice; develop, implement and evaluate innovative approaches to nursing education; and advance the professional role of the nurse educator. The capstone seminar and practicum is an opportunity to be guided by expert nurse educators and to apply knowledge as a nurse educator.
Graduates are eligible to take the newly offered National League for Nursing Certified Nurse Educator Examination.