Post-Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education
Texas Christian University

Program Details

Prepare to take on leadership roles in nursing curriculum, instruction, and evaluation with the online Nursing Education Post-Graduate Certificate from Texas Christian University. Nurse Educators help shape the field of nursing by teaching and applying new knowledge and skills. Students in this program have the opportunity to focus on either adult-gerontology or pediatrics. 

The online Nurse Educator program allows nursing professionals the flexibility they need to continue working while they continue their education. Clinical practicum and teaching practicum courses can typically be arranged in the student’s local area. If a nearby site does not exist, concentrated practicum experiences are available in the Fort Worth area.

The post-graduate certificate covers topics such as:

  • Learning and instruction
  • Interprofessional education strategies
  • Principles of simulation in education
  • Evaluation in nursing education
  • Curriculum and program development in nursing

% Online

100% 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)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must have a BSN degree from an accredited school and a MSN or DNP from a program accredited by NLNAC or CCNE
  • Must have current, unencumbered licensure in the state where practicum will occur, and current CPR certification and immunizations
  • Preferred work history includes one year full-time experience or its equivalent as a registered nurse

Restricted States

Connecticut