Graduate Programs

Masters of Science in Nursing

Nursing Education

 

The MSN in Nursing Education prepares Registered Nurses to teach and supervise nursing students and professional nurses in clinical settings. Coursework focuses on curriculum development and implementation, faculty and student roles, and the evaluation and supervision of nursing students. Graduates of this program may seek employment in schools of nursing at the associate and baccalaureate level, continuing education programs, and in organizational and leadership education programs in health care facilities. Graduates may also choose to pursue doctoral studies in Nursing Education. The program starts every Fall semester.

Students who complete the MSN in Nursing Education have completed the educational requirements required to apply for the National League for Nursing’s Certification for Nurse Educators.

Admission Requirements

Students applying to the program must hold a valid, active license as an RN in the United States, a baccalaureate degree in Nursing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, and have completed an undergraduate or graduate-level statistics course within five years of the application deadline.

Application Instructions

  • Apply to the College of Graduate Studies
  • Submit official transcripts for all post-secondary education
  • Submit a completed School of Nursing Graduate Nursing Application; the application deadline is March 1 for the Fall semester

All application materials must be submitted to

Office of Graduate Admissions
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214

 

MSN Nursing Education Courses Pre-Fall 2012

MSN Nursing Education Courses Fall 2012

MSN Nursing Education Degree Planner Pre-Fall 2012

MSN Nursing Education Degree Planner Fall 2012 Thesis Track

MSN Nursing Education Degree Planner Fall 2012 Non-Thesis Track

National League for Nursing’s Certification for Nurse Educators

AACN Nursing Faculty Shortage Fact Sheet