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Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator program from Marian University is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to become successful nurse educators. Upon completion of the program, graduates are able to:

  • ​Demonstrate strong critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • ​Critically and accurately assess, plan, implement, and evaluate educational programs available to nursing students, staff, and clients to improve delivery of education and to promote health outcomes
  • ​Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with professional and non-professional individuals
  • ​Analyze, synthesize, and utilize knowledge acquired throughout the course of study


  • Must possess a minimum of a graduate degree in nursing with the knowledge and experiences necessary to assume educator roles in academic or non-academic settings

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)