Master of Science in Nursing Program

Nursing Education Option

This option offers didactic and experiential preparation to masters’ students interested in beginning level educator roles in clinical or academic settings. Students interested in preparing for the nurse educator role may enroll in the following courses. These courses are in addition to your selected MSN specialty.

MSNE 532 Theory of Nursing Education (3 units)

Preparation for teaching in a variety of institutional settings. Focuses on the nature of professional nursing education, faculty role, curriculum design, the instructional process, evaluation and issues in nursing education.

MSNE 592: Teaching Practicum (3 units- 144 clinical hours)

Directed learning experiences in nursing education in clinical or academic settings.