Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education
Ferris State University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Nursing Education program provides students with a theoretical and practical foundation in nursing education so they may assume the role of nursing faculty in an associate or baccalaureate degree nursing program. Coursework covers topics in learning theory, cognition, curriculum and instructional design, and evaluation nursing education programs.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ferris State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • A bachelor of science in nursing is required
  • Licensure as a registered nurse
  • Recommended that applicants have a minimum of two years full-time clinical nursing experience