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Collier Building, RM 4405
3000 Arlington Ave
Toledo, OH 43614
Mail Stop 1026
Student Services: 419.383.5810
Undergrad Advisor: 419.530.2673
Graduate Advisor: 419.383.5841
ATTENTION GRADUATE NURSING APPLICANTS:
Graduate application materials are submitted through the Nursing Centralized Application Service (NursingCAS) https://portal.nursingcas.org. A supplemental application is also required and can be found at http://apply.utoledo.edu. Program admission cycle information posted at http://www.utoledo.edu/nursing/grad_checklist.html.
The knowledge and application of the principles of teaching and learning, program development, assessment, and the evaluation of learners is paramount for the role of the nurse as educator. All classes are conducted online.
The Nursing Education Certificate Program at The University of Toledo is designed to provide an opportunity for current and potential nurse educators in academic and healthcare settings to develop and refine the practice of teaching. Graduates of the program receive a certificate acknowledging successful completion of advanced preparation. This certificate depicts a commitment to the professional responsibility as an educator in a variety of healthcare settings.
|Semester I - Spring|
|Course #||Course Title||Semester Credits|
|NURS6720*||Teaching, Learning and Evaluation in Nursing||4|
|Semester II - Summer|
Developing Instructional Programs in Nursing
|Semester III - Fall|
|Total Semester Credits 11|
|*NURS6710 and NURS6720 must be taken prior to enrolling in NURS6730
**In the practicum course, students are supervised by faculty and precepted by a master teacher. Students spend the equivalent of 9 hours per week in practicum experiences that are arranged in an educational setting in a locale chosen by students and faculty.
- Designed for adult learners with the convenience of online classes
- Faculty experts in education theory and practice
- Opportunity for completion within one calendar year
- Affordable tuition
|Students are admitted to the Educator Certificate program in the spring semester only|
- Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited college/university. Degree in nursing from a school that is accredited by a nationally recognized body for nursing education accreditation.
- Submission of official transcripts from all academic institutions attended.
- Active, unrestricted, unencumbered RN license in the state in which the applicant practices.
- Computer competency that includes word processing skills and ability to communicate electronically.
- Personal statement describing career goals, future plans for employment and expectations for graduate study.
- Current resume or CV, listing current state and/or territory RN license number.
- Two College of Nursing recommendation forms from professional sources (Master in Nursing preferred).
- The Graduate Record Exams (General Subject GRE) and TOEFL* or IELTS* are required
for international applicants.
*Minimum required test scores: http://www.utoledo.edu/graduate/prospectivestudents/admission/guidelines.html
- Interview if requested.
- Admission is competitive.
- Students are required to authorize The University of Toledo to obtain criminal record checks (BCII & FBI) & are responsible for fingerprinting expenses. Students must declare and document misdemeanor and/or felony offenses that occur prior to admission to the nursing program and/or during program progression. In compliance with Ohio Revised Code 4723-7 convictions will result in denial of admission to the program or dismissal after matriculation.
Recommendation Form (PDF)