Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Education
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

The MSN in Nursing Education from Northern Kentucky University is an online nurse educator degree program.  This program advances nurses’ careers while preparing them to take on leadership roles in healthcare education.  Emphasizing the development of expertise in teaching clinical nursing, this program prepares nurses to educate others in a variety of settings.  The curriculum covers didactic, online, simulation, and research-based methods of instruction.  You will learn about healthcare policy, economics, and population health.  Graduates are prepared to teach the art and science of nursing in various settings.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northern Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Proof of 1000 hours of practice as Registered Nurse.
  • A copy of your current, unencumbered RN License in the state(s) you are licensed and practice.