Advanced Certificate in Nursing Education
Teachers College at Columbia University

Program Details

The Advanced Certificate in Nursing Education is designed for doctorally-prepared nurses who want to increase their ability to serve as effective nurse educators. The program offers five online courses to help nurses with advanced clinical or research skills meet the learning needs of nursing students.

Nurse educators need to be prepared to teach a diverse range of students to become safe, knowledgeable, and professional practitioners. Courses explore the advanced technological demands of the healthcare system and learning system. Graduates are eligible to sit for the Nursing Education Certification Examination.

The curriculum touches on five aspects of Nursing Education:

  • Curriculum development
  • Teaching and learning
  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Clinical teaching
  • Innovations

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Teachers College at Columbia University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Doctorate Degree

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must have a doctoral degree in nursing and be licensed as a Registered Nurse