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Post-Master's Certificate in Nurse Education

Program Details

The online Certificate in Nurse Education program from the University of Missouri-Kansas City prepares nurse educators to employ cutting-edge teaching strategies in the didactic and clinical setting, synthesize teaching/learning theories, and acquire skills in curriculum development. Educational experiences taught by master educators provide students with hands-on experience in:

  • Objective Writing 
  • Teaching
  • ​Clinical Instructing
  • ​Test Writing
  • ​Student Management

Requirements

Students are required to come to campus to complete a one to two-day class.

  • BSN or MSN from a college or university nationally recognized by a nursing accrediting agency (CCNE or AACN)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale (calculated on the last 60 hours of their BSN degree) or a minimum of 3.2 for their MSN
  • Current unencumbered Missouri licensure or unencumbered licensure in the state in which the student completes clinical requirements
  • Completion of prerequisite coursework (if applicable)
  • Personal interview

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Restrictions

While UMKC is a participating member of NC-SARA, this program is not available for residents in all states. Students should confirm their state’s licensing regulations and authorization prior to enrollment.