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Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

MSN Nurse Educator Track

Impact the Future of Nursing and Nursing Education

Chamberlain’s Master of Science in Nursing Educator specialty track is designed to provide the tools to educate future and current nurses by utilizing teaching-and-learning theories and strategy within an academic and clinical practice setting.

Classes Start September 2

Ready to get started? We’re ready for you. 
Admissions representatives can answer your questions, tell you more about financial aid and scholarships, and discuss with you how this option might fit into your life.

Program Benefits

How does the practicum benefit you?


While in the program, you will have an opportunity to practice what you have learned while completing
144 hours of practicum experience under the guidance of faculty and an experienced nurse educator.
Your practicum project will consist of developing, planning, implementing and evaluating an actual
teaching experience.

MSN Educator Track Courses 2019*

Curriculum Development
In this course, the student will focus on the processes of curriculum development. Traditional and innovative program development applied to various educational environments are examined. Curriculum and instruction are analyzed within a theoretical framework.
Theoretical Foundations and Instructional Strategies for the Nurse Educator
In this course, the student will be introduced to the educator role in academic and healthcare settings. Educational models and instructional strategies within the theoretical foundations of education will be explored. Cultural humility and legal and ethical issues surrounding education will be explored.
Advanced Pathophysiology, Health Assessment and Pharmacology for Nurse Educators: Experiential Learning
In this course, the student will examine educational theory and methods within experiential learning environments including clinical, simulation and skills laboratory. Pathophysiology, pharmacology, and physical assessment concepts are applied within learning activities.
Assessment and Evaluation
In this course, the student will examine assessment and evaluation strategies that support learning outcomes in education. The student applies reliable and valid methods in the assessment and evaluation of learning outcomes.

*Students who enrolled prior to March 2019 who have not taken a Nurse Educator specialty track course will follow the specialty course curriculum effective March 2019.

Program Outcomes

What Roles Will I Be Prepared For?

The MSN Nurse Educator track curriculum is designed to prepare future nurse educators with the skills, strategies and concepts needed to educate future extraordinary nurses to provide evidence-based care for the changing population.

Live Your Life and Earn Your Degree at the Same Time

Flexible scheduling and our 100% online coursework can make it easy to fit classes into your life, instead of building your life around your class schedule.

Earn your degree in as few as 2
years by taking 1 course at a time

No mandatory login times

100% online coursework

24/7 access to the online platform,
online & Chamberlain services

How to Enroll

Requirements for Admission

You can apply here or let your admissions representative know you are ready to apply and he/she will help you get started.
Once you apply your representative can even request your official transcripts on your behalf.

Tuition & Expenses

What types of financial assistance are available?


Accreditation, State Authorizations & Approvals