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Nursing and Health-Related Professions Education (Advanced Certificate)


A certificate designed for nurses and other healthcare professionals who seek a position as an educator, clinical instructor, or clinical education coordinator. 

D'Youville's advanced certificate in Nursing and Health-Related Professions Education is designed for nurses and other health care professionals such as occupational therapists, physical therapists, dietitians and physician assistants who wish to seek a position as a faculty/teacher, clinical instructor, in-service educator, or clinical education coordinator. 

Who is this certificate for?

Those who have earned a master's or doctoral degree in a clinical specialty, or who do not have a background in education will benefit from enrolling in this advanced certificate. 

Others who will benefit include individuals who hold an educational position and who desire to update their knowledge of healthcare education pedagogy. 

Admission Requirements

Candidates must have earned a baccalaureate degree in a health care discipline or education.


ind detailed course information for the Certificate of Nursing and Health-Related Professions Education program, tools to plan your education, and complete academic policies and procedures in the D'Youville academic catalog.

Required Courses

Number Name Credits
NUR-616 Curriculum Development and Evaluation  3
NUR-617 Teaching Strategies & Instructional Tech 3
NUR-618 Nurse Educator Role Practicum 3
Total Credits   9