Program Overview

The Nurse Educator concentration prepares you for advanced practice as Nurse Educators in selected areas of expertise. You declare a specialty in the application and develop a portfolio from their graduate work demonstrating their expertise. Graduates of this program are prepared for academic positions teaching nursing at the entry into practice or RN-B.S.N. levels and meet the North Carolina Board of Nursing requirements for Nurse Educators.  A graduate who have two years of full-time teaching experience will be prepared to take the NCN certification exam for Nurse Educators.

Nurse Educator graduates are prepared to work as educators in:

B.S.N. Educational Programs • Practical Nursing Programs • Rural/Urban Settings