Certificate in Nursing Education

Certificate Level: Graduate
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's Degree
Certificate Type: Post Baccalaureate
Number of Credits to Completion: 12.0
Instructional Delivery: Online
Calendar Type: Quarter
Expected Time to Completion: 1 year

Financial Aid Eligibility: Not aid eligible
Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 51.3817
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 25-1072


This certificate program provides a four-course grouping of classes that focus on knowledge and skills required for healthcare provider education roles. Courses are chosen from the MSN in Nursing Education curriculum. Upon completion of this certificate program, the student will have 12.0 graduate credits from an NLN/CCNE-approved master's in nursing program. 

Required Courses
NURS 591Foundations of Nursing Education3.0
NURS 606Curriculum Design for Higher Level Cognition3.0
NURS 615Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation3.0
Select one of the following:3.0
The Role and Responsibility of the Nursing Professor
Teaching Methods in Nursing Education
Total Credits12.0

Additional Information

For more information about this program, contact:

Mr. Redian Furxhiu
Student Services Manager

Additional information is also available on Drexel's College of Nursing and Health Professions Nursing Education Certificate web page and on Drexel University Online's  Nursing Education Certificate web page

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