Post BSN Certificate in Nursing Education
Messiah University

Program Details

The Post BSN Certificate from Messiah University offers a Nursing Education track for nurses who want to advance their career as nurse educators. The curriculum includes a combination of clinical fieldwork and graduate nursing courses. Credits from this certificate can be applied toward an MSN degree.

Courses in this online nurse educator program take a look at the selection and use of healthcare information systems to promote quality and safety in healthcare. Students will also be introduced to learning theories and instructional methods for nursing educators.

Course topics include:

  • Health informatics
  • Nursing research design and methodology
  • Foundations and applications of the nurse educator role
  • Principles of measurement and evaluation

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Messiah University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a BSN from an accredited nursing program and a regionally accredited institution
  • Unencumbered licensure as a Registered Nurse (United States and territories)
  • Minimum of one year of recent professional nursing practice