The Nursing Education Certificate Program consists of 18-19 units of specific coursework that prepares nurses who have completed a Master of Nursing degree to be effective educators in either a health care service agency, a community, and/or an academic setting. Students will develop both theoretical and practical expertise in the educational field. The Certificate in Nursing Education can be completed concurrently with a Master's Degree or separately as a post-master's certificate.
1. Application to CSULB for the Post-Master's Certificate
2. Current license as a registered nurse
3. Graduate standing in a Nursing Master's program or completed Master's degree in Nursing from an accredited institution
Core (13 units):
Take all of the following courses:
Two electives (5-6 units) selected in consultation with the coordinator such as: