Use your skills to educate others

Have you ever thought you’d like to teach other nursing students? Do you already have your master’s in nursing? If the answer to both of those questions is yes, Concordia has the perfect program for you! Take your nursing knowledge to a new level with our post-master’s Nurse Educator Certificate, which provides the foundation and skills necessary for you to teach in a nursing education program or teach peers in a health care setting.

  • Health Educator
  • Nursing Instructor
  • Nurse Specialist
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Program Overview

You’ve had a lot of nursing education. Have you ever thought about educating others? With our Nurse Educator Certificate, you can. Complete our flexible, self-paced, and interactive online program in 4-6 weeks. Get real-time mentoring from qualified nurse educators and earn a certificate that meets the educational criteria necessary to sit for the National League for Nursing (NLN) Certified Nurse Educator Exam. Best of all, our courses are built upon a Christian foundation. When you’re finished, you’ll have demonstrated your excellence in the science of educating nursing students and staff.

What to Expect

In this program you’ll analyze current and emerging technology in the education of adult learners and study critical challenges and opportunities in nursing education. This certificate is broken down into eight modules. When you complete a module, you earn a badge. After gaining all eight badges, you will earn a certificate allowing you to sit for the NLN Certified Nurse Educator exam—a mark of distinction, demonstrating excellence in the specialty of nursing education.

Licensure / Certifications
After completing all eight badges, nurses will earn a certificate that meets the educational criteria necessary to sit for the NLN Certified Nurse Educator exam. This is recognized as a mark of distinction,demonstrating excellence in the specialty of nursing education.

In addition to our main and online campuses, Concordia has center locations which offer accelerated undergraduate and graduate programs close to where you live and work. The Nurse Educator Certificate program is available at the following:

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