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Certificate in Nursing Education

August 3-4, 2015
Drexel University Center City Campus
Philadelphia, PA

Available via Webcast. Select webcast option during online registration or indicate on registration form.

The Certificate in Nursing Education program provides an overview of essentials for nursing faculty. The two-day program offers insightful discussion about key aspects of the academic nurse educator and clinical nurse educator role from leaders in the field of nursing. The program will provide comprehensive education for registered nurses working in a faculty role or those interested in a future faculty role.

Registered nurses interested in the academic nurse educator or clinical nurse educator role.


  • Role of the Nurse Educator
  • Learning Styles
  • Functioning Within the Educational Environment
  • Teaching in the Learning Resource Center
  • Curriculum Development & Program Evaluation
  • Teaching in the Clinical Setting
  • Evaluation of Program Outcomes
  • Grounding Teaching Strategies in Educational Theory
  • Item Writing and Test Development
  • Assessment and Evaluation Strategies
  • Technology to Support the Teaching-Leaning Process
  • Distance Education / Online Learning
  • Faculty Engagement in Scholarship
  • Creative Teaching Strategies
  • Academic Performance of Students: Legal Considerations

8:00am – 5:45pm each day


Excellent for the experienced as well as the novice nurse educator.”
- anonymous

All the information discussed will enhance my career. I feel very motivated to teach.”
- T. Ortiz, Williamstown, NJ

Well organized with terrific content that I can use in all aspects of teaching.”
- anonymous

The quality and experience of presenting faculty was outstanding.”
- V. Long, Aiken, SC


$695.00 Tuition Includes:

  • Comprehensive program book with all handouts
  • Continental Breakfast, lunch, & refreshment Breaks
  • Contact hour certificate
  • Drexel University “Certificate in Nursing Education,”
  • Copy of Teaching in Nursing: A Guide to Faculty by Diane M. Billings & Judith A. Halstead


Travel Info

Directions to Drexel's Center City Campus

Discounted Hotel Rates

Drexel University has discounted rates with hotels in Philadelphia. Please visit the Drexel University Procurement web page.


To enable the nurse to implement effective educational strategies in the academic setting.

Overall program objective:
Discuss key aspects of the academic nurse educator and clinical nurse educator role.

Contact hours:
18.5 Continuing Nursing Education contact hours will be provided.
You must attend the entire program to receive credit.

Drexel University (DREXEL) College of Nursing and Health Professions, Division of Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

DREXEL also has provider status with California BRN: Provider #CEP13661.

Disclosure statement:
All planners and presenters at nursing continuing education activities are required to disclose to the audience any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials.

Commercial support:
No commercial support was received for this program.

No sponsorship was received for this program.

Unrestricted Educational Grant:
No unrestricted educational grant was received for this program.


Dates Location Register
August 3-4, 2015 Philadelphia, PA Online Sold Out By Mail (PDF)