Nurse Educator Post Graduate Certificate
If you’re ready for a change, take the first step toward a fulfilling career mentoring and educating nurses with South University’s Online Nurse Educator Post Graduate Certificate program. The online program is designed for those who already hold a master’s degree in nursing and can be completed in as little as 10 months. This online nurse educator program helps you prepare for a career in a clinical or academic setting doing your part to strengthen the ever-important nursing workforce.
This certificate program provides coursework that focuses on curriculum development, teaching strategies, and evaluation techniques as well as practicum courses. Under the guidance of an approved preceptor, you’ll gain relevant experience in clinical and academic settings so you can enter into your chosen path with confidence.
Admission RequirementsPlease see the South University academic catalog for program specific admissions requirements.
*South University, Online Program offerings may not be available to residents of all states. Please contact an admissions representative for further information.
Upon completion of the Post Graduate Certificate in Nursing with a Specialization in Nurse Educator, students should be able to:
- Instructional Method Design: Create a variety of successful instructional methods to meet the needs of targeted learner populations.
- Curriculum, Pedagogy, and Evaluation Strategies: Develop plans of study in nursing education based on appropriate curricular principles, pedagogical principles and strategies, and learning assessment strategies.
- Clinical Expertise: Apply appropriate clinical expertise when conducting educational experiences.
Haven’t experienced online learning before or wondering what it’s like to earn your degree online at South University? While the mode of learning is different from the traditional classroom experience with added convenience and flexibility, we hold the same high standards of academic excellence in the online classroom.
South University’s online programs combine a curriculum designed for student outcomes and a classroom designed for flexibility and engagement. Our online classroom learning platform, Brightspace, provides you with a host of features to enhance your learning experience, including:
- Advanced media content
- Personalized navigation
- Simplified online learning atmosphere
- Access to digital books
- Emailing and instant messaging options
We provide more than just an online classroom, bringing a range of campus experiences and services online. In addition, the online classroom is accessible on the go via mobile devices and with tools like the Pulse App. Pulse helps you stay connected and on track with your course by providing a number of features such as course calendars, readings and assignments, feedback and grades, and announcements.
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