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


  • Admission to the Doctor of Education program requires a conferred post-baccalaureate master’s degree and/or doctoral degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution
  • Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended

School Accreditation Statement

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).

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of Arkansas.