Nurse Educator Graduate Certificate

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Teach nursing

Become a nurse educator. Teach nursing in academic, hospital and community settings.

Aid your community by creating health education programs.

You can complete this certificate 100% online.

Certificate plans

You can customize your schedule based on course offerings.

Certificate plan
Review a sample schedule to finish your certificate in one year.
Certificate plan
Review a sample schedule to finish your certificate in two years.

Why earn the nurse educator graduate certificate at Missouri State?

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Get more bang for your buck

Our certificate program has one of the lowest costs in the nation. Scholarships and financial aid are available.

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Preview your educator role

This program has practicums where you can create lesson plans and teach others. Educate pre-nursing students, nursing students or other health care pros.

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Study on your schedule

Take classes full-time or part-time. Choose from three start dates. Finish your certificate in three-to-four semesters.

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Have a high-quality education

Grow your skills in this accredited program. Full-time faculty teach the same curriculum online as they do in person.


Here, you'll live by a code of ethics and adopt a culture of caring.


The BSN, MSN, DNP and  post-master's Health Educator and Population Health certificate programs at Missouri State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (


Missouri State Board of Nursing: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (four-year BSN).