Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator
University of Indianapolis

Program Details

Gain the training and skills necessary to teach and manage clinical education programs with UIndy’s online Graduate Certificate in Nurse Educator. Nurses in this program use their knowledge of clinical nursing practice to improve course curriculum and student outcomes in nursing education.

Courses examine the principles of adult learning, as well as steps to ensure education programs are culturally sensitive and using best educational practices. Students in this online Nurse Educator program learn how to plan, budget for, and deliver educational programs, conferences, and symposia. Graduates will be prepared to develop measurable behavioral objectives and competency statements for clinical education programs.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Indianapolis is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must have graduated from a regionally accredited NLN-AC or CCNE nursing program
  • Must have a unencumbered RN license with eligibility for licensure in Indiana
  • Provide evidence of eight hours of shadowing with an FNP, NNP, or AGNP in a primary care or urgent care setting