Nurse Educator

Registered nurse who teaches licensed practical nurses, registered nurses and advanced practice nurses or who develops and delivers educational programs for hospital nursing staff.

Quick Facts:

  • 39 credits
  • 224 clinical hours
  • Part time, approximate length 3 years
  • Evening classes
  • Campus-based (not online)


Graduates are eligible for certification as a
certified nurse educator CNE
by the National League for Nursing. 

Application due date

March 1 for summer

July 1 for fall

November 1 for spring

Accreditation and approval by:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education