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    Jul 28, 2021  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

Nursing Education (Post Master’s) Graduate Certificate

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The goal of this graduate certificate is to prepare nurses to teach in a variety of educational and health care settings: schools of nursing; staff development departments, and/or client education programs. Upon completion of the Post-Master’s Nursing Education Graduate Certificate individuals are prepared to assume beginning faculty positions and/or assume education positions in health care institutions and/or the community.



The Certificate Program is coordinated through the Tampa campus. Didactic courses are offered online. Practicum experience locations vary.

Admission Requirements

Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements.  Applicant must have an M.S. in Nursing or Health related field from an accredited university.

Application Process

To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.  In addition, to the application forms please submit:

  • Official transcripts
  • A resume
  • Letter of Intent
  • Three letters of recommendation

Note: Application deadline is summer for students to start in fall semester.


Credit Toward Graduate Degree



Time Limit / Average time to Completion

The approximate time to complete the Certificate is three years.


Validation of coursework in Pathophysiology, Pharmacology, and Health Assessment


Contact Information:

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