Millersville University of Pennsylvania

12 months
774 USD/credit
774 USD/credit
516 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The men and women of the Millersville University faculty are scholars highly respected in their fields; approachable teachers and active mentors who engage their students in the classroom, the office, the research lab, and in the life of the campus. 


The Nursing Education Program is designed for the student who desires to pursue a career as a nurse educator. Completion of the program requires 35 theory hours and 112 clinical hours. Graduates are prepared to teach in nursing education programs or health care agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Role Development and Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing
  • Research Methodology
  • Advanced Practice Professional Issues and Health Policy
  • Nursing Informatics and Healthcare Technology
  • Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice
  • Health Assessment & Diagnostic Evaluation for Advanced Practice
  • Pharmacology & Alternative Therapeutics in Nursing Practice
  • Effective Teaching: Theories & Methods in Nursing Education
  • Measurement & Evaluation in Nursing Education
  • Nursing Curriculum & Program Design
  • Nursing Education Internship
  • Scholarly Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Specific criteria required by the Nursing Department include:

  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited program.
  • Undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. 
  • Satisfactory completion of an undergraduate statistics course and a research course in nursing.
  • Three current academic and/or professional references.
  • Licensure as a registered nurse in Pennsylvania or in the state where clinical practice or internship is to be arranged.
  • Minimum of one year of clinical experience in nursing.
  • Current resume including one clinical experience.
  • Successful completion of a personal interview with the Nursing Admissions Committee.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    516 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 516 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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