Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education
University of Northern Colorado

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education program from the University of Northern Colorado is designed to provide bachelor's, master's, and doctorate-prepared nurses advanced knowledge in nursing education for academic or practice settings. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • ​Teaching strategies for practice and academic settings
  • Evidence-based teaching
  • Curriculum design and program evaluation
  • ​Cognition and instruction


  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited college or university, with a 3.0 GPA or better (on a 4.0 scale) on the most recent 60 hours of college credit
  • Your bachelor's degree must be in nursing
  • Currently licensed as a registered nurse

School Accreditation Statement

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