M.Sc. On Campus

Nurse Educator

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

42 months
10022 USD/year
5191 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The MSN Nurse Educator certification at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is a student-centered, online program that aims to address the needs and challenges in our current health care environment. 


The MSN Nurse Educator Program at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston brings forth the knowledge and attributes necessary to create a student centered learning environment. The challenges of the 21st century encourage nurse educators to explore alternative possibilities to create learning opportunities for students in both real and virtual classrooms, laboratory/clinical and community settings. Currently, it is necessary for nursing faculty to have advanced knowledge, as well as, a creative spirit in order to prepare nursing students entering a dynamic health care arena. 

Learning outcomes

The Nurse Educator Program offers the graduate student an opportunity to be involved in the learning community in multiple educational environments using emerging technology. The program will build on adult learning principles, nursing and learning theories, curriculum design, and program evaluation in order to develop a learning environment. Legal - ethical aspects of nursing care and education will be included to support decision making for the future nurse educators. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educator: Professional Role
  • Educator: Foundation of Learning
  • Pathphysiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Informatics/Quality Improvement
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • Public Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 42 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 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

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic performance as reflected by GPA
  • Nursing experience
  • Leadership potential
  • Awards and honors of distinction
  • Communication skills
  • Applicant's goals for the future and specific reasons for entry into the program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10022 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35078 USD for the full programme during 42 months.
  • National

    5191 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18171 USD for the full programme during 42 months.

Living costs for Galveston

1036 - 1920 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Nurse Educator
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