Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Education
Rasmussen University

Program Details

The MSN in Nursing Education helps you pass along your passion for nursing to the next generation of nurses as you learn to train and educate current and future nurses in hospital or academic settings.  This online nurse educator degree not only advances your nursing career and leadership in healthcare but also helps to address the nursing shortages our nation is facing.  

The curriculum, designed for working adults, begin with a strong foundation in advanced nursing, preparing students to improve outcomes and influence public policy decisions shaping healthcare in our communities.  Career-focused and practical, this online nursing degree also focuses on teaching students to lead in educational settings.  You study ways to create transformational learning, effective curriculum design, and various teaching strategies.    

Online students at Rasmussen University benefit from the flexibility offered.  You can choose when and where you study with a 100% online curriculum and four start dates.  The competency-based education format is designed so that you not only work quickly through material you are familiar with and then slow down through new advanced topics, but you also actively demonstrate the skills and proficiency needed for your career.  The flexible deadlines ensure that your studies don’t interfere with your personal and professional life.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Rasmussen University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC) | 800-621-7440.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Restricted States

New York