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Online Post-Graduate Nurse Educator Certificate
Master the Skills to Inform and Elevate Healthcare Teams

Online Post-Graduate Nurse Educator Certificate

The Perfect Program for Future Nurse Educators

The online Post-Graduate Nurse Educator Certificate is a 14-credit program that prepares nurses with an MSN and an unencumbered RN license to excel as nurse educators. Throughout the post-masters experience, you will learn to develop and implement curricula, create learning materials for both patients and students and more. Upon graduation, you will be equipped with the knowledge to sit for the NLN Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) exam. Then, whether you pursue a career as a nursing school faculty member, a staff educator in a healthcare facility or anything in between, you will have the expertise to be a trainer and role model in one of more than 1.3 million positions available for nursing educators.1 

  • Succeed in schools, primary care offices and more post-graduation
  • More than 1.3 million positions as of 20211
  • More than 10% job growth projected by 20311
  • Succeed in primary care offices, homecare settings and more
  • Equip yourself with the skills to fill one more than 300,000 open roles1
  • Earn more than $90,000 average salary2

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Ohio University's online Post-Graduate Nurse Educator Certificate Program provides comprehensive training on instructional and teaching strategies, curriculum development, assessment and evaluation and more. You'll gain hands-on experience in nurse education, preparing you to provide successful learning environments in a range of settings.

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