Become a Nurse Educator
Please note: The Nurse Educator program is not accepting applications at this time.
Georgetown’s Nurse Educator program offers professional nurses the opportunity to combine their clinical experience with a passion for teaching in academic and/or professional development settings.
Grounded in theoretical perspectives of nursing and education, the program prepares graduates for advanced practice roles related to nursing education, educational research and policy, and nurse educator leadership.
Nurse Educator Curriculum
The Nurse Educator program delivers a curriculum that focuses on practical nursing application, health care philosophy, and instructional strategy and teaching techniques. The curriculum is offered part time and includes:
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Courses required for nurse educators provide didactic learning experiences in:
Practicum experiences are also a large part of the Nurse Educator program and are held in academic and professional development settings. During your practicum experiences, you will:
To learn more about Nursing@Georgetown’s specific course structure, please visit the Academics Overview section.
At the conclusion of the master’s program or certificate, eligible graduates will be able to take the examination for the Nursing Professional Development Board Certification offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Corporation, as well as the Certified Nurse Educator credential offered by the National League for Nursing.