Post-Master’s Certificate in Nurse Educator
Johns Hopkins University

Program Details

The online Post-Master's Certificate in Nurse Educator from the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing enables experienced professional nurses to combine their clinical expertise with a passion for teaching. For those with a master’s or doctoral degree in nursing and a desire to help develop a nursing workforce committed to healthcare quality and safety, this online post-graduate certificate program provides the opportunity to take the next step in your career. Graduates of the Nurse Educator certificate program are also eligible to sit for the NLN Certified Nurse Educator examination.
The online Nurse Educator certificate program includes the following competencies:

  • Incorporate technology into curricula and educational programs
  • Develop curricula based on the mission, goals, framework and program outcomes of the program and institution
  • Define course objectives/outcomes/competencies and content consistent with program outcomes
  • Organize content and learning experiences according to accepted principles of learning
  • Plan appropriate learning experiences
  • Design instructional strategies, teaching materials, and educational technology to help achieve course objectives
  • Use appropriate assessment, evaluation methods, and instruments to assess learning and achievement of course objectives and program outcomes
  • Use information from program evaluations in planning instruction and improving the process
  • Enact best practices in nursing education
  • Assess own knowledge and skills and implement plans for lifelong learning/professional development
  • Use current research findings and scholarly works in nursing education
  • Use knowledge gained through clinical practice to maintain and improve nursing curricula
  • Consult with others within and outside of the discipline to enhance the development of interdisciplinary educational teams clinical settings
  • Demonstrate cultural competence in classroom and clinical settings

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Johns Hopkins University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent