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Post Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education & Faculty Role

Program Details

The online Certificate in Nursing Education & Faculty Role is designed for students who already possess a master’s or doctoral degree and wish to gain additional theory knowledge and experience in nursing education. Graduates are prepared for a variety of roles in contemporary nursing education such as clinical faculty member, online educator, lab coordinator/director, or faculty member in a community college.


  • Current unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse
  • A bachelor of science in nursing degree (preferred)
  • A master's of science degree in nursing
  • A minimum of 1 year full-time work experience as a registered nurse is required prior to registration in clinical or specialty courses

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Duquesne University is unable to accept applications for admission to online programs and courses from students residing in: Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.