12 months
Duration
30852 USD/year
8481 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator program from University of North Carolina Wilmington is designed to prepare experienced nurses to become well-qualified nurse educators. The accelerated online program is student success-centered and 100% online coursework is supplemented with faculty-guided practica.

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Overview

In the Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator program from University of North Carolina Wilmington , you can acquire the necessary tools and knowledge to successfully teach a new generation of nurses. You will learn under the instruction and caring mentorship of our faculty—who are experienced nurse educators themselves.

In this program, you will learn to effectively teach didactic, clinical and distance nursing education courses.

Coursework includes pathophysiology for advanced practice nurses, a study of social, psychological, cultural and ethical trends which shape healthcare systems, an exploration of relevant teaching and learning theories, and a study of clinical information systems.

What you will gain from this program:

  • The educational requirements to be eligible for the Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) exam
  • Knowledge, skills and confidence for a leadership role in academia, staff development and the greater nursing community
  • The ability to effectively teach didactic, clinical and distance nursing education courses

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning
  • Collaboration for Population Health, Finance, and Policy
  • Foundations and Evidence-Based Practices for Nursing Education Didactic Instruction
  • Foundations and Evidence-Based Practices for Nursing Education Clinical Instruction
  • Foundations and Evidence-Based Practices for Nursing Education Distance Learning
  • Health Care and Nursing Practice Informatics and Technology
  • Nursing Education Practicum

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
2.7 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
79 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Graduate School application
  • Official transcripts of all college work
  • Students who are taking or have taken graduate work elsewhere must be in good standing at that institution to be eligible to take graduate work at UNCW
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a nationally accredited program
  • Completion of an undergraduate statistics course within the last five years with a grade of B or higher.
  • An interview with faculty may be requested
  • Additional items as needed
  • Application and supplemental documents must be submitted by the published deadline

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30852 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30852 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    8481 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8481 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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