The online Nursing Education Post-Masters Certificate is designed for registered nurses holding a master's degree in nursing who desire to continue their education and expand their educator certification.
Clinical placements will be arranged by the student in the state(s) they are licensed.
Upon successful completion of program requirements, a certificate is awarded and students are eligible to take the National League for Nursing (NLN) Nurse Educator Certification Examination.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Interview, Essay/Writing Sample, Criminal Background Check
- Applicants must have a master's degree in Nursing from a nationally accredited program.
- Applicants should have successfully completed graduate level pharmacology, advanced physical assessment, and advanced pathophysiology courses within the past five years with a minimum grade of B. These courses can be completed through Indiana State University before beginning the post-master's certificate program if necessary.
- Applicants must have had an active RN experience within the last five years.
- Current, unencumbered RN licensure and current CPR certification are required
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, District of Columbia, Idaho, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, West Virginia, Wyoming, US Territories, International