Online Degree Programs

Nurse Educator Online Certificate

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Help meet the growing demand for well-trained nurses by exploring the Online Nurse Educator Certificate at The University of Toledo. Designed for registered nurses, our certificate provides an opportunity for current and potential nurse educators to develop and refine their teaching skills.

Nursing goes beyond treating the patient. Advanced degrees are the pathways to leadership, clinical and academic positions. The College of Nursing’s faculty members are at the forefront of nursing education. As practitioners, scholars and educators, the faculty is a skilled and passionate resource for students as they strive to become the best in the field.  


The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited university that has been serving students since 1872. With convenient online classes, expert faculty, as well as affordable tuition, UToledo’s College of Nursing is the perfect environment for you to pursue an advanced degree and open the door to expanded career opportunities. UToledo also has many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.


The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at The University of Toledo Consortium (Consortium of The University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University) is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education  ( Additionally, the master’s degree program in nursing, the doctor of nursing practice program and the post-graduate APRN certificate program at The University of Toledo are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (


Graduates receive a nursing education certificate that acknowledges the successful completion of advanced study. This certificate reflects a commitment to professional responsibility as an educator in a variety of healthcare and academic settings.


Students who complete the Post-Baccalaureate Nurse Educator Certificate improve their qualifications to train and teach nursing and support staff.

Daily, they apply principles of teaching and learning, program development, and assessment to improve the skill sets of nurses and the quality of care for patients.

Professional Licensure Information

Explore employment statistics of nursing instructors and teachers post-secondary to learn more about job prospects in the field. 



To be considered for admittance, candidates must have a bachelor’s of science in nursing degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0. Other requirements apply.

Please review all admission requirements and the required application materials.


Last Updated: 11/25/19