Master of Science in Nursing Education
University of Utah

Program Details

The University of Utah offers an online Master of Science in Nursing Education program that prepares students for teaching roles in academic and clinical settings. Graduates can use their skills to facilitate learning that improves the health of patients, families, communities, and populations.

Asynchronous online courses allow students to complete coursework on their own schedule, either part-time or full-time. Practicum experiences with expert educators and leaders give nurses the opportunity to practice what they have learned in class. Graduates will be prepared to work with nursing students, practicing nurses, and interprofessional team members to provide quality patient care.

Topics covered in this Master’s in Nursing Education online include:

  • Curriculum development and evaluation
  • Learner-centered teaching
  • Teaching strategies and modalities
  • Assessment and feedback in education

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Utah is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must have a bachelor's degree in nursing from a regionally accredited institution and a nationally accredited nursing school