Doctor of Education / Nursing Education
Northcentral University

Program Details

Ready to take your nursing career in a new direction and teach the next generation of healthcare professionals?  Consider this online EdD in Nursing Education to become a leader of instruction.  With a scarcity of nurses, there is, likewise, an increased demand for educators. This degree from Northcentral was created to fill this vital need.  You'll grow your leadership and management skills, as your progress through your coursework and research.  Your dissertation in this online doctorate centers around a research project that examines a contemporary problem within nursing education along with a viable solution.  NCU’s faculty is engaged 1:1 with you to guarantee your success. Electives within this Nursing Education specialization include:

  • Evidenced Based Teaching in Nursing
  • Nursing Education Theories and Concepts
  • Future of Nursing Education – Challenges for the Educational Leader
  • Nurse Educator

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License

Restricted States