Master’s in Nursing Education

Complete your online Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Educator degree at Lourdes University – where “personalized” education is a standard in advanced nursing degree programs.  

Be inspired and motivated by a degree program that is dedicated to improving the nursing profession

  • Time To Completion: Advance through the graduate program at your pace. Pay a flat-rate tuition each semester and complete the number of courses that best fit your schedule.  
  • Convenience: Complete your graduate coursework where and when it’s most convenient – morning, afternoon, or evening. There are no set class times or group projects.  
  • 1:1 Student to Faculty Ratio: Learn from a doctoral level nursing educator. Work one-on-one with your faculty mentor throughout your graduate program.  
  •  Online: The MSN: Nurse Educator program is completely online. There are no set hours or time frames. You determine your pace and when you complete the coursework.  
  • Savings Opportunity: Because you progress through the graduate program at your own pace and pay a flat tuition rate each semester, you can achieve your MSN degree at a faster pace with an overall cost savings. 

For more information, contact Dr. Angela Dunn, Coordinator of Competency-Based Programs, at 419-824-3834

Program Courses

MSN: Nurse Educator
Total Credit Hours: 43

Master's in Nursing Education - nurse educator teaching

MTH 212 Statistics

Enduring Question course

NUR 300 Foundations in Evidence Based Practice

NUR 460 Concepts in Professional Nursing*

NUR 475 Concepts in Population Focused Nursing

NUR 480 Concepts in Leadership & Management

Sum – Credit Hours: 18 

ENG 670 Graduate Nursing Writing Preparation

NUR 600 Theories and Values for Advanced Nursing

NUR 612 Healthcare Policy in a Diverse Community

NUR 620 Advanced Statistics and Data Analysis

NUR 622 Advanced Nursing Inquiry for Evidence Based Practice

NUR 625 Nursing Informatics

NUR 696 Professional Proposal Design

NUR 698 Nursing Capstone

Sum – Credit Hours: 22

NUR 616 Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan for the Nurse in an Advanced Role

NUR 619 Advanced Physical Assessment Across the Lifespan

NUR 637 Pharmacology Across the Lifespan for Advanced Nursing Role

NUR 640 Perspectives on Teaching & Learning

NUR 643 Curriculum Design

NUR 645 Assessment and Evaluation in Healthcare Education

NUR 692 Practicum in the Advanced Nursing Role – Educator*

Sum – Credit Hours: 21

PROGRAM TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 61

*Includes a 120 hour supervised clinical practicum