Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Education & Faculty Role
Duquesne University

Program Details

As you look back to your days in school you can probably remember at least one instructor or mentor that made a big difference in your future.  With this online MSN / Nursing Education & Faculty Role degree program you have the opportunity to become this remarkable person in a future nurse’s education!  Duquesne University strives to help create a strong and diverse nursing workforce through a flexible yet nurturing online environment.

This masters in nursing education provides students with theory knowledge and real-world experience to support the teaching and learning environment, specifically focusing on curriculum design and evaluation, in addition to the legal environment for the nursing faculty member.  Courses use technology-infused education, ethical behavior, and community-based practice.  Graduates are prepared to pursue positions as clinical faculty members, online teachers, lab coordinators/directors, or faculty members in a community college for contemporary nursing education.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Students must have at least one year of full-time work experience as an RN prior to registration in clinical or specialty courses.