Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Educator
University of Missouri-Kansas City

Program Details

Nurses interested in teaching can gain valuable experience and knowledge with the Nurse Educator track of this online MSN degree program. Graduates can put their skills to work with positions in academia, staff development, and community education.

Students learn how to utilize teaching strategies in didactic, simulation, and clinical settings. Hands-on experiences in this Master of Nursing Education online program allow students to gain experience with writing objectives, teaching, writing tests, and managing students. Graduates are eligible to sit for the National League for Nursing Certified Nurse Educator Certification Exam.

Courses examine subjects including:

  • Evaluation methods in nursing
  • Nursing research
  • Curriculum development in nursing
  • Cultural diversity and values
  • Theoretical foundations in nursing

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Missouri-Kansas City is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Requires one two-day campus visit
  • Must have a bachelor's degree in nursing from an institution nationally recognized by CCNE or ACEN and current RN licensure
  • Two years RN experience preferred

Restricted States

California, Kentucky, Tennessee, Washington, Wyoming