M.Sc. Online

Nursing Education

Lamar University

12 months
10630 USD/year
10630 USD/year
5722 USD/year
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Lamar University's online Master of Science Degree in Nursing Education program fully prepares you for the classroom with core knowledge and teaching methodologies to help your students learn to deliver quality care in a rapidly changing health care landscape.


You will also learn proven strategies for designing and implementing challenging and effective learning objectives and curricula, as well as advanced instructional methods that enable you to create an engaging and active learning environment.

Why Study Nursing Education at Lamar?

Lamar University's online Master of Science Degree in Nursing (MSN) Education prepares you to lead the way in the future of nursing education. Offering one of the top two MSN programs in the country, the Joanne Gay Dishman School of Nursing at Lamar University is highly respected in the healthcare community. In this program, you will deepen your knowledge and clinical practice while you build leadership abilities and teaching skills.

Career Paths

Nurse educators serve as faculty members in nursing schools and teaching hospitals, sharing their knowledge and skills to prepare the next generation of nurses for effective practice. You'll develop lesson plans, teach courses, evaluate programs, oversee your students' clinical practice and serve as ethical and practical role models for their students. Most nurse educators have extensice clinical experience, and many continue caring for patients after becoming educators. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence-Based Project
  • Evidence-Based Project 
  • Theoretical Foundations
  • Nursing Research
  • Healthcare Policy & Finance
  • Advanced Nursing Issues
  • Nurse Educator Practicum 
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Role Development, Learning Theory and Teaching Strategies for Nursing Educators
  • Curriculum Design
  • Measurement & Evaluation
  • Advanced Pharmacology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


37 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Application. All international graduate applicants should submit online applications through the Apply Texas system.
  • Submit Academic Records
  • Provide Proof of English Language Proficiency. International applicants, both undergraduate and graduate, must provide proof of English language proficiency through scores on the TOEFL or IELTS. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5315 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5315 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5722 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2861 USD per semester during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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