Post-Master’s Nursing Education Certificate

The Nursing Education Certificate program prepares nurses for teaching roles in various clinical and/or academic settings. This program builds on skills and knowledge obtained in a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program. Students must be admitted to the university before registering for this program.

Requirements

Required Courses
GNRS 516Integrative Disease and Symptom Management3
GNRS 518Supervised Practicum in Health Care 13 (1/2)
GNRS 660Theories of Teaching and Instruction3
GNRS 661Leadership and Role Development in Nursing Education3
GNRS 662Assessment, Curriculum, Development, and Outcomes3
GNRS 663Clinical Practicum in Nursing Education3 (0/3)
GNRS 664Teaching-Learning Strategies and Educational Technology in Nursing Education3
Total Units21

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this program shall be able to:
  1. Articulate a Christian worldview, demonstrating respect for the dignity and uniqueness of others, valuing diversity, and applying spiritual concepts.
  2. Engage in scholarly inquiry and critical thinking, including evaluation and application of evidence-based research.
  3. Appraise and apply knowledge to develop, implement, and evaluate interventions that promote health and prevent disease.
  4. Demonstrate thoughtful analysis of the legal, political, ethical, and/or financial factors impacting health care.
  5. Use information systems and technology to communicate, manage knowledge, promote quality, mitigate error, and support decision-making.
  6. Demonstrate the ability to coordinate and collaborate with other healthcare team professionals.
  7. Engage in clinical reasoning, effective communication, and act as change agents to develop professional identity and practice skill.