Post Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator
Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

Program Details

The online Post Graduate Nurse Educator Certificate 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 help prepare the next generation of nurses. Coursework focuses on:

  • Education in nursing
  • ​Issues and roles in nursing education
  • ​Evaluation strategies
  • ​Curriculum design and development

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must have BSN and MSN derees from regionally accredited institutions and ACEN, CNEA, or CCNE accredited programs
  • 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.