Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Education
Drexel University

Program Details

Drexel's accredited online MSN / Nursing Education program prepares nurses to work as educators and faculty for nursing programs at all education levels. This exemplary program integrates theories specific to adult learning, curriculum design and evaluation of courses and programs, critical thinking, clinical and classroom techniques, preparation for the role of the nursing professor, and focuses on preparing students to successfully pass the new Certified Nursing Educator Exam.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Drexel University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Students must attend a 3-day on-campus residency, available in January or June.
  • A current, unrestricted US RN license is required.
  • Applicants should have a BSN from an accredited program. Applicants with a non-nursing bachelor's degree can apply to a bridge program.
  • Applicants with a GPA lower than 3.0 can apply with relevant professional experience and professional letters of recommendation.

Restricted States

Colorado, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming