Post-Master’s Nurse Educator Certificate
Benedictine University

Program Details

Online Certificate Overview:

Benedictine University's online Post-Master's Nurse Educator Certificate will give you the knowledge and confidence to teach future nursing students, healthcare providers, patients, and the public in various healthcare and community settings. You will gain the necessary teaching skills from the nine semester hour certificate program to provide educational support to diverse populations. The post-master’s certificate program is ideal for master’s or doctoral prepared nurses who seek advanced nurse executive leadership education.

Quick Facts:

  • Complete in just 1.5 semesters
  • 3 courses, 8-week duration
  • No practicum component

The curriculum addresses topics you will need to promote evidence-based nursing practices to diverse learners. In the program, you can expect to engage with instructional design, teaching and learning theory, curriculum development, and evaluation of learning.

Notably, the certificate satisfies the education criteria described by the National League for Nursing's Certified Nurse Educator exam.

The post master’s certificate program does not contain a practicum component requirement, which means you will complete the program fully online. You can complete the online certificate in 24 weeks. In other words, you will be able to navigate the program's curriculum at a pace and speed you find comfortable while balancing work, family, and school commitments.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Benedictine University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)