Nursing Education

This area of concentration is designed to help meet the tremendous need for nurse faculty – a shortage that is limiting enrollment in nursing schools nationwide. Education is practiced by all nurses in formal and informal settings. This concentration recognizes the changing practice of nursing education, whether in the academic or clinical setting. From the increasing use of simulation to online courses, nursing educators in today’s healthcare environment must be able develop, implement, and evaluate courses using multiple teaching strategies, including online course delivery.