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Program Details

The online MSN / Nurse Educator degree program from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for the safe, effective, and efficient advanced practice of nursing. Graduates are prepared to:

  • ​Accept a faculty position within a program of nursing, or a nurse educator position in a clinical setting
  • ​Increase mastery related to teaching, learning, evaluation strategies, curriculum design, and the use of educational technologies
  • ​Enhance clinical expertise in a selected specialty area, via directed study and mentorship with experienced faculty
  • ​Supervise basic nursing students in clinical practice areas and/or work with nurse educators in clinical settings to prepare, deliver, and evaluate educational programs for nurses

Requirements

  • A BSN from accredited schools of nursing.
  • A minimum grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale).
  • Current RN licensure in U.S. or country of residence.
  • Official transcripts from all university level education.
  • Statement of purpose.
  • Current resume or vita.

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Restrictions

The University does not currently provide fully online education in these states and territories. There are exceptions to the following states and territories on a program by program basis: California, Florida, Massachusetts, American Samoa, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, Puerto Rico, Republic of Marshall Islands, Republic of Palau and U.S. Virgin Islands.