Registered nurses who earn a Certificate in Nursing Education can advance their careers with targeted knowledge that assists with designing, implementing and communicating learning outcomes. The certificate covers educational standards and frameworks as well as roles and professional expectations. The Certificate in Nursing Education prepares nurses with a master’s degree for the Certified Nurse Educator CNE® exam, which is administered through the National League for Nursing (NLN).
Medicine & Health, Nursing
1 years | Full time
Nurse Educator Specialization Track (12 credits)
NRS 6213 Curriculum Design in Nursing 3 cr
NRS 6223 Nursing Course Development 3 cr
NRS 6233 Teaching Strategies in Nursing 3 cr
NRS 6243 Assessment & Evaluation 3 cr
Nurse Leadership Specialization Track (12 credits)
NRS 6403 Organizational Leadership in NRS 3 cr
NRS 6413 Healthcare Finance 3 cr
NRS 6423 Healthcare Quality Improvement 3 cr
NRS 6433 Human Resources for Healthcare 3 cr
Only one is required
The MSN program follows the university’s graduate admission policy outlined in the Trine University Student Handbook as well as the following criteria:
1-A 3.0 GPA
2-A bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN) from an institutionally accredited college or university.
3-Official transcripts from each previous undergraduate and graduate institution attended (except for Trine University).
5-Have a current, unrestricted RN license in the state where you plan to complete your practicum requirements. If licensed in more than one state, all must be unencumbered.
6-Personal narrative that explains the student’s interest in pursuing a graduate level education.
7-The applicant’s resume or vita indicating positions held that demonstrate task commitment, knowledge and skill relevant to the applicable course of study.
8-If an applicant’s GPA is below 3.0, the student may be admitted conditionally, as established by the guidelines of the university.
GRE/GMAT (is recommended)
President’s : GPA 3.9 $16,000/year
Distinguished: GPA 3.75 $14,000/year
Dean’s: GPA 3.5 $13,000/year
University Scholarship: GPA 3.2 $11,000/year
Discovery Award: GPA 2.85 $8,000/year