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Nursing: Concentration Nursing Educator

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The Nurse Educator concentration prepares graduates for faculty positions at colleges and universities, and also for planning and delivering staff and patient education in health-related settings. The 35-hour curriculum is designed with the working professional nurse in mind and primarily delivered online. There are two required on-campus visits designed to enhance learning, practice hands-on skills, participate in simulation, and for professional networking/socialization. Nursing education students take approximately two courses per semester and complete the program in about two years. THe NE Concentration has a total of 35 credit hours and 240 clinical teaching hours.

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Sample Course Plan

Nursing: Nurse Educator, MSN