Programs

Post Master's Certificate in Nursing Education

Description

The goal of this graduate certificate is to prepare nurses to teach in a variety of educational and health care settings: schools of nursing; staff development departments, and/or client education programs. Upon completion of the Post-Master's Nursing Education Graduate Certificate individuals are prepared to assume beginning faculty positions and/or assume education positions in health care institutions and/or the community.

Course Location/Delivery

The Certificate Program is coordinated through the Tampa campus. Didactic courses are offered online. Practicum experience locations vary.

Admission Requirements

Applicant must have an M.S. in Nursing or Health related field from a regionally accredited university.

Application process

Please visit the Graduate Certificate website to access the application. In addition, to the application forms please submit:

  1. Official transcripts
  2. A resume
  3. Letter of Intent
  4. Three letters of recommendation

Prerequisites

Validation of coursework in Pathophysiology, Pharmacology, and Health Assessment

Requirements

13 credit hours

Credit toward Graduate Degree

N/A

Standardized Tests

N/A

Time Limit for Completion of Certificate

Per University Policy, all Certificates have a five year time limit; however, the approximate time to complete the Certificate is three years.

Department Contacts

Barbara Redding
813- 974-9236
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Monique Driver
813-974-9436
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Shereena Farrington
813-396-2309
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Graduate Certificates
813-974-4926
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