Texas A&M University offers an online Master of Science in Nursing program with a specialization in Nursing Education. This track prepares nurses for educator roles in a variety of patient care settings and in academic institutions.
The program can be completed primarily online, allowing students to balance their education with work, family, and other responsibilities. Online coursework is complimented with on-campus intensives and precepted clinical experiences within their local area. Graduates of the Master of Nursing Education online program are eligible to sit for the Certified Nurse Educator Examination from the National League for Nursing.
Courses examine topics including:
- Curriculum foundations
- Educational assessment and evaluation
- Teaching and learning theory
- Prevention and population health
- Advanced health assessment, pathophysiology, and pharmacology
% OnlineMostly Online
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Requires a one-day New Student Conference and two clinical intensives at the Bryan-College Station campus
- Must have completed a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, including elementary statistics with grade C or better, and have a RN license