Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education
Charleston Southern University

Program Details

The Nursing program at Charleston Southern University combines nursing knowledge with Christian practices to produce caring and well-rounded nursing leaders. The Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education prepares MSN graduates to become educators for the next generation of nursing students. Students can choose either a practicum or non-practicum option for this online Nurse Educator program.

The coursework includes studies of:

  • Nursing curriculum design 
  • Teaching methodologies in nursing
  • Evaluation in nursing education
  • Quality and safety in nursing education

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Charleston Southern University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • An active, unrestricted nursing license is required.
  • Two on-campus events are required: Orientation Residency Day once per year in August, and a finals presentation and Pinning Residency Day in December for graduating students.