Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Educator
Benedictine University

Program Details

Our changing health care industry requires nurses with more skills and knowledge than ever before. Benedictine University’s Online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree is designed to teach nurses to rise to the challenges of today’s complex health care environment and to help them advance their careers.  The Nurse Educator concentration allows you to advance your career while teaching others about nursing or healthcare.

In this online nurse educator program, you will learn about advanced nursing topics such as health assessment, pathophysiology, and pharmacology from the Nurse Educator perspective.  However, the main focus is on teaching and learning theories, instructional design and curriculum evaluation in preparation for teaching nursing students or patients in a variety of settings.  

This is a 100% online, flexible program that allows you to study when and where it is convenient but the support and resources available to students keep you from feeling like you are on your own.  The real-world clinical practicum gives you experience and lets you begin using your new knowledge and skills immediately.  In as little as two years you can be working as a nurse educator in a nursing program or in a healthcare setting.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Benedictine University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent