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Program at a Glance

Program at a Glance

Online Certificate
9 Credit Hours
$327.32 per credit hour
$1,151.72 per credit hour
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Educate, lead and collaborate with the next generation of nursing professionals.

The field of nursing requires strong educational frameworks, effective research and constant growth. Your nursing certification will enable you to teach in professional healthcare education programs, healthcare agencies and the community at large.

Through UCF Online, you’ll gain the online nursing education you need to influence health and public policy. You’ll set yourself up to participate in groundbreaking research, analyze contemporary and global issues influencing nursing practice, and plan, evaluate and implement the delivery of healthcare through critical thinking. With courses in evaluation, teaching strategies and curriculum development, you’ll position yourself to develop and implement leadership, management and teaching strategies that improve the healthcare industry.

Upon completion of your certificate, you’ll be positioned to collaborate with other leaders in nursing and related disciplines, improving the overall quality of care. Get started today to earn your online graduate certificate.

Note — UCF is currently accepting applications for this program from individuals who reside in Florida, as well as other member states of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) nurse-licensure compact. Visit the NCSBN website to view the full list of states included.

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Career Opportunities

  • clinical instructor
  • community health educator
  • licensed practical nurse
  • nurse educator
  • nursing faculty
  • patient educator
  • preceptor