Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Education
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Program Details

The online MSN / Nursing Education degree program from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley prepares students to meet the needs of a diverse student population in a variety of roles in nursing education, including patient educator, as well as the educator role in clinical and academic settings. Graduates are able to:

  • ​Use evidence in educational design, implementation, and evaluation of strategies for classroom and clinical teaching
  • ​Synthesize knowledge from nursing science and learning theory to demonstrate leadership and innovation in teaching
  • Employ instructional strategies that recognize the diverse learner
  • ​Implement assessment and evaluation methods in a variety of learning environments
  • ​Analyze the teaching, scholarship, and service roles of the nurse educator

Requirements

  • BSN
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Personal statement
  • Current, unencumbered RN license
  • Criminal background check

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges