Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Educator
Davenport University

Program Details

The Nurse Educator concentration of Davenport University’s online MSN degree program prepares participants to teach nursing students in both classroom and clinical settings. Graduates are qualified to sit for the Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) exam. 

The online Nurse Educator program offers a broad range of courses to prepare nurses to transition into a teaching role. Classes explore the theoretical foundations of teaching and learning, curriculum development, program evaluation, and the role of the educator. Participants also gain clinical capabilities in assessment, pharmacology, and pathophysiology.

The Nurse Educator concentration covers topics including:

  • Information management in health care
  • Role of the nurse educator
  • Concepts of advanced nursing practice
  • Teaching strategies, assessment, and evaluation

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Davenport University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Requires a current, valid, and unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse in the US or Canada