Nursing Education Post-Master's Certificate

Description

Indiana State University offers the Nursing Education Graduate Certificate for registered nurses holding a master's degree in nursing who desire to continue their education and expand their educator certification.

  • The online Nursing Education Certification is a 14-credit-hour program.
  • All courses are offered online.
  • Clinical placements will be arranged by the student in the state(s) they are licensed.
  • Upon successful completion of program requirements, a certificate is awarded and students are eligible to take the National League for Nursing (NLN) Nurse Educator Certification Examination.

Program Availability

The online Nursing Education Graduate Certificate Program is open to eligible in-state and many out-of-state applicants. The program is closed to all students (including U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members) residing in a country other than the United States.

Fees & Expenses:

Nursing students pay the same University fees as other students, including online education delivery fees. Other expenses specific to the program include books, supplies/equipment, name pin, special test fees, and a clinical/program fee attached to designated courses. Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from clinical and practicum experiences.

Required Courses

The Graduate Nursing Program (renamed the Department of Advanced Practice Nursing in 2008) at Indiana State University admitted its first students in 1986. It has maintained continuous accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN) since 1989.

Financial Aid & Assistance

Graduate students may be eligible for federal student loans if they are admitted into graduate degrees (or first-time teacher certification programs) and meet other eligibility requirements. Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid. Private alternative loans can help students pay college expenses that may not be covered by federal loan programs or other financial aid. For more information, visit financial aid.

In addition, students may be eligible for payment plans and veterans benefits.

Further Information

For further information and assistance, contact:

Department of Advanced Practice Nursing
Indiana State University
College of Health & Human Services
401 N 4th Street, Room 311
Terre Haute, IN 47809
Phone: 812-237-8501 or 1 (888) 293 4842 option 3
Fax: 812-237-4300

For more information, complete the Nursing Program's request for information form.

 

The Graduate Catalog and Undergraduate Catalog of Indiana State University are the documents of authority for all students. The requirements given in the catalogs supersede information issued by any academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.

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Contact

Department of Advanced Practice Nursing
Indiana State University
College of Health & Human Services
401 N 4th Street, Room 311
Terre Haute, IN 47809
Phone: 812-237-8501 or 1 (888) 293 4842 option 3
Fax: 812-237-4300

For more information, complete the Nursing Program's request for information form.