• Center City Campus
  • Online
  • Dixon Campus
  • College of Nursing

Degree Earned

  • Certificate

Program Length

9 credit hours

Program Type

  • Online

Contact Information


Name: Maureen Fitzgerald, EdD, MSN, RNC-NIC
Position: Assistant Professor, Program Director – Post Graduate Certificate Program in Academic Nursing,

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Post-Graduate Certificate Program in Academic Nursing Curriculum

Content-delivery will focus on interactive e-learning modules and asynchronous online collaboration/activities plus preceptor-facilitated experiential learning in the final two courses.

This certificate is 9 credits.


Courses Credits
NU678 Academic Nursing Seminar I: Facilitating Learner-Centric Development and Socialization  3
NU680 Academic Nursing Seminar II: Contemporary Curriculum Design and Role Execution Practicum  3
NU684 Academic Nursing Seminar III: Measuring Learning Outcomes and Role Execution Synthesis 3
  • 3 online courses (9 graduate credits) using interactive e-learning modules coupled with asynchronous online collaboration/activities
  • 90 hours of expert academician preceptor-facilitated experiential learning: 45 hours in ANS II and III
  • Program outcomes incorporate the NLN competencies for nurse educators
  • Professional growth and career trajectory towards successful transition into the professorial role in an academic setting