Nurse Educator

Graduate students who select the 39 credit hour nursing educator option will be prepared to design and use multiple educational delivery systems and teaching strategies.

In addition, the graduates will be able to develop, implement, and evaluate curriculum that will prepare nurses who are responsive to current and future health care systems.


First Year

Course Semester
500 - Theoretical Foundations Fall
710 - Biostatistics Fall
529 - Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics Across the Life Span Spring
726 - Analysis of Evidence-Based Practice Spring

Second Year

Course Semester
517 - Advanced Health Assessment & Diagnostic Reasoning (64 practicum hours) Fall
536 - Issues & Roles in Nursing Education Fall
622 - Evidence-Based Inquiry Spring
540 - Evaluation Strategies in Nursing Education Spring
815 - Organizational Management & Leadership in Health Care Systems Summer

Third Year

Course Semester
532 - Foundations of Education in Nursing Fall
519 - Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Life Span Fall
600.1 - Educator Practicum Spring
600.2 - Educator Practicum Spring