MSN in Nursing Education
The Nursing Educator MSN program prepares nurses as teachers in collegiate programs, in associate or bachelor’s degree nursing education. Students acquire knowledge and skills in teaching that enables them to work effectively with students, parents, patients, and consumers. Students complete a preceptor teaching practicum that is individually tailored to student goals and exposes them to all aspects of the faculty academic and clinical teaching roles.
Available in Classroom or Online
The MSN in Nursing Education degree is available fully online, providing an opportunity for those whose schedule and/or distance from FDU campuses would otherwise limit their options. Use the AVAILABLE ONLINE button to request information specifically about pursuing this degree online.
Degree Requirements for MSN in Nursing Education
Nursing Core (8 credits)
Advanced Nursing Educator Role (25 credits)
NURS7702 Advanced Pathophysiology
NURS6615 Advanced Pharmacology
NURS7705 Educational and Learning Theory
NURS7706 Teaching Strategies for the Learning Environment
NURS7713 Curriculum Development and Theory
NURS7714 Measurement and Evaluation
NURS7717 Teaching Practicum
NURS7771 Seminar in Nursing Education
The curriculum consists of eight (8) credits CORE requirements and twenty five (25) credits of specialized focus, for a total of 33 credits.