Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Educator
Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

Program Details

The online Masters of Science in Nursing Educator degree program from Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing prepares students to design and use multiple educational delivery systems and teaching strategies to develop, implement, and evaluate a curriculum that will prepare the next generation of nurses. Coursework covers topics such as:

  • Nursing theory
  • Nursing leadership
  • ​Foundations of education in nursing
  • Issues & roles in nursing education
  • ​Evaluation strategies

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution and ACEN, CNEA, or CCNE accredited program
  • Submit evidence of completion of undergraduate health assessment and nursing research with minimum C grade
  • Submit proof of current, unencumbered RN licensure
  • One year professional nursing experience preferred
  • Programs prepare students for professional licensure or certification in Illinois. Additional education requirements or special authorization may be required from the professional licensing or certification agencies for states outside of Illinois.