Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator program from Pennsylvania State University provides students with the opportunity to influence the success of the next generation of nurses and to make a positive difference in their communities. Coursework covers topics such as:

  • ​Nursing education theories and strategies
  • Assessment and evaluation in nursing education
  • ​Curriculum and program development in nursing education


  • Must have a current license to practice professional nursing in the United States or a foreign country
  • A Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a U.S. regionally accredited institution, or a tertiary (postsecondary) degree in nursing that is deemed comparable to a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution
  • GPA must be 3.0 or greater and, if applicable, your graduate GPA must be 3.3 or greater

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education