Program Overview

The Post-Master's Nurse Educator Certificate Program is designed for the master's or doctorally prepared nurse who desires a career in nursing education. Students complete the track via on-line courses and practicum experiences.

Students completing the Post-Master's Nurse Educator Certificate Program in nursing education are able to develop, implement, and evaluate curriculum; use technology to strengthen the learning process; and incorporate evidence-based teaching strategies to influence the preparation of today's nursing graduate.

Upon completion of the nursing education certificate, graduates are prepared for educational positions in academic and practice settings. The track prepares graduates to sit for Academic Nurse Educator Certification by the National League for Nursing when practice requirements are met.

 

Admission Requirements

All applicants will be reviewed in an individual and holistic manner. No single factor will determine a student's admission. The Program Chair and appropriate committee carefully evaluate all qualified applicants with regard to the applicants' potential for successful completion of the program.

 

Application

It is the responsibility of the applicant to make sure that their application is complete: Application Instructions

APPLICATION PORTAL

 

View the minimum computer system requirements for this program

 

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Accreditation

The master’s degree program in nursing at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org)