Nurse Educator Certificate Overview

Nurse Educator Certificate Program Information

  • This CCNE-accredited certificate program that can be completed online in less than 10 months.
  • It's a great option for working RNs with an MSN degree who have a passion for both teaching and the profession of nursing.
  • The curriculum is 14 credit hours. Among the topics covered are curricular design, instructional and teaching modalities and practicum. 
  • Courses are five weeks long, with one week off before the start of another course.
  •  Students can access courses at any time of the day and from anywhere with Internet access.

Nurse Educator Salary & Job Outlook

Nursing salaries for nurse educators vary widely across the U.S. and by geography, type of institution, degree level and experience. O*Net indicates the U.S. median salary in 2012 for Health Specialties, Teachers, Postsecondary was $64,850 per year, with an average projected job growth until 2020 of 10% to 19%.

Professional Organizations

Program Accreditation

CCNE AccreditationThis baccalaureate degree in nursing at Nebraska Methodist College is accredited by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

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