Nursing Education and Instruction Certificate

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Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Purpose and Outcomes

The Nursing Education and Instruction Certificate (NEI) is a pathway that combines learning theory and evaluation with teaching strategies. This certificate could be used for those who work in nursing staff development or who may want to enable preparation for a faculty role in the future. You will be introduced to concepts in nursing curriculum and evaluation, education, simulation, informatics and scholarship. This is an online certificate program for nurses who have a BSN, MSN, or doctorate degree.

Post-Baccalaureate certificate program outcomes

  • Analyze theoretical knowledge from concepts in nursing, theories of education, informatics, education research outcomes, cultural influences, legal and ethical issues, and patient safety in relation to desired nursing education outcomes.
  • Implement the role of nurse education in instructional delivery utilizing teaching strategies that are inclusive and learner-centered in the classroom, online, clinical, or simulation setting.
  • Lead and coordinate curriculum development and evaluation for programs within academia and clinical environment.