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MSN/Nurse Educator

Master's Degree | Hybrid

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Train future nurses

Share your knowledge with the next generation

Are you a natural leader and an excellent communicator? The MSN Nurse Educator degree will prepare you to help shape the future of the nursing profession and practice. You will learn how to act as a mentor and adviser to nursing students and gain the skills to design and evaluate new nursing curriculum.

Holy Names University Master of Science in Nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

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Contact an enrollment counselor with any questions you have about the program.

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Career Outcomes

Where an MSN/Nurse Educator degree can take you

The MSN Nurse Educator program will prepare you for a career in a variety of settings that offer nursing classes. You will find nurse educators working in both academic and health care settings.

  • Clinical Nurse Educator

    Health care Facility

  • Instructional Nurse Faculty

    College or University

  • Staff Development Officer

    Community Health Agency

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The Logan Scholarship

50% Scholarship Available

Holy Names University is pleased to offer students in the MSN Nurse Educator program the Logan Scholarship: a 50% scholarship for students who maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher in the program.

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MSN/Nurse Educator

Learning Outcomes

Nurses completing this program will learn to:

• Create and implement nursing curricula
• Teach in an academic or professional setting
• Develop evaluations and tests

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MSN/Nurse Educator

Program Highlights

• Hybrid classes meet just one weekend a month, and students complete the rest of the coursework online.
• Faculty members have extensive experience in nursing and are passionate about helping their students succeed.
• A small cohort means that students benefit from plenty of individualized attention.
• 35 units (18 units core courses and 17 units nurse education specialty courses)

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Sample courses

Here are just a few of the courses you may take.

Learning Theories and Teaching Strategies

Learn the concepts and theories of learning that can be used to facilitate an undergraduate student’s understanding of a body of knowledge.

Curriculum Development

Explore the process of curriculum development for the preparation of nurses in a clinical setting.

Evaluation and Test Construction

Learn how to evaluate undergraduate nursing students in the clinical setting based on the objectives of the experience.