Sep 23, 2019  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

Nursing, Post-MSN Nursing Education, Graduate Certificate*


General Program Information


Graduate School Contact:
Jessimine Strauss; straussj@etsu.edu; (423) 439-6158

Dr. Myra Clark, PhD, FNP-C, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs
207 Roy S. Nicks Hall
Box 70658
(423) 439-5626
e-mail: clarkml2@etsu.edu

Dr. Katherine Hall, Graduate Coordinator
293 Roy S. Nicks Hall
(423) 439-4505
e-mail: hallkc1@etsu.edu

The Post-MSN Nursing Education certificate offers a Post-Master’s certificate for nurses who have completed a Master of Science in Nursing degree. This customized special studies concentration provides education and training in the nurse educator role.

Prospective students must submit a completed application to the School of Graduate Studies which includes official transcripts from all previous undergraduate and graduate coursework, a completed personal essay, a vitae/résumé, and three (3) professional letters of recommendation. GRE reports are not required. Criteria for admission includes:

  • A Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) from a program accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE);
  • A “B” average (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) in the nursing major; and
  • Licensure in the United States as a registered nurse and eligibility for licensure in Tennessee or compact state.
  • Admission to the post-master’s certificate program will be accomplished in the same manner as for the master’s nursing degree program. A minimum of fifteen (15) credits is required for the certificate in Advanced Nursing Practice.

For application terms and deadlines please refer to the College of Nursing website.

Post-MSN Nursing Education, Graduate Certificate Degree Requirements: 15 credits


Requirements 15 credits
TOTAL 15 credits

Gainful Employment


*This is a Gainful Employment Program. For information about Gainful Employment programs, please see https://www.etsu.edu/gradstud/documents/gainfulemployment/post
_msn_nursing_education_graduate_certificate.pdf