Doctor of Nursing Education

The Doctor of Nursing Education degree usually requires 3 to 5 years of full-time study, including summers. Students earning this degree will apply theory to facilitate learning, effectively use assessment and evaluation strategies, and participate in curriculum design and evaluation of program outcomes. Graduates will be able to function as change agents and leaders and pursue continuous quality improvement in the nurse educator role. Common jobs with a Doctorate of Nursing Education include faculty member, dean or associate dean of a nursing program, education analyst, director of nursing, or educational consultant. Potential workplaces include: land-based or online college or university, health care system, hospital, educational consulting firm, and community health agency.

Nursing Schools around the country that offer similar programs.

Nevada Nursing Schools

  • University of Nevada – Las Vegas
    • Programs Offered

      • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
      • MSN; Family Nurse Practitioner Track
      • MSN; Nurse Educator Track
      • PMC; Family Nurse Practitioner
      • PMC; Nurse Educator
      • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing; Nursing Education Track
      • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing; Post Doctor of Nursing Track
      • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing; Sustainable Health
      • Doctor of Nursing Practice

      Accreditation

      CCNE & NLNAC

New York Nursing Schools

  • Stony Brook University
    • Programs Offered

      • Basic Baccalaureate
      • Accelerated Baccalaureate
      • RN Baccalaureate
      • RN Baccalaureate to Master's
      • Doctor of Nursing Practice
      • Master of Science Nursing Education
      • Nurse Practitioner
      • Nurse Midwifery
      • Advanced Certificate in Nursing Education
       

      Accreditation

      CCNE

North Carolina Nursing Schools

  • Western Carolina University
    • Programs Offered

      • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
      • Accelerated BSN
      • WNC Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses (WNC RIBN)
      • RN to BSN
      • RN to MSN Early Entry Option
      • MS Nurse Educator Track
      • MS Family Nurse Practitioner Track
      • MS Nurse Anesthesia Track
      • MS Nurse Administrator Track
      • MS Nurse Administrator Track
      • Doctor of Nursing Practice Track (DNP)
       

      Accreditation

      CCNE

Ohio Nursing Schools

  • Kent State Universtiy
    • Programs Offered

      Associate Degree in Nursing Bachelor of Science in Nursing Accelerated or Second Degree BSN Online RN to BSN MSN - Clinical Nurse Specialist Post-Master's Certificates - Clinical Nurse Specialist Post-Master's Certificates - Nurse Practitioner Post-Master's Certificate - Nurse Educator DNP  

      Accreditation

      CCNE

  • University of Akron
    • Programs Offered

      • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
      • Second-degree BSN (Accelerated BSN)
      • For LPNs: Bachelor's of Science in Nursing
      • For RNs: Bachelor's of Science in Nursing
      • MSN - Clinical Nurse Specialist
      • MSN - Nurse Practitioner
      • MSN - Nurse Anesthetist
      • MSN - Nursing Administration
      • Master's Degree in Public Health
      • DNP
      • Nursing PhD
       

      Accreditation

      CCNE

  • Wright State University
    • Programs Offered

      • Traditional Four-Year BSN
      • Adena BSN Program
      • RN-BSN Completion Program
      • BEACON (Second Degree)
      • MSN
      • DNP
       

      Accreditation

      CCNE

Oklahoma Nursing Schools

  • Oklahoma City Unviersity
    • Programs Offered

      • Traditional BSN
      • Part-Time BSN
      • Accelerated BSN
      • RN to BSN
      • MSN - Nursing Education
      • MSN - Nursing Leadership
      • Family Nurse Practitioner
      • Doctor of Nursing Practice
      • PhD Program
         

      Accreditation

      NLNAC

Oregon Nursing Schools

  • Oregon Health & Science University
    • Programs Offered

      • BS with a Major in Nursing Program
      • Accelerated BS Program
      • RN to BS
      • Master's in Advanced Practice Nursing Specialties
      • Master of Public Health
      • Master of Gerontology
      • Master of Health Systems & Organizational Leadership
      • Master's in Nursing Education
      • Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)
      • PhD Program
         

      Accreditation

      CCNE

  • University of Portland
    • Programs Offered

      • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
      • MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Master's Program
      • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - Family Nurse Practitioner
      • MSN-Nurse Educator

      Accreditation

      CCNE

Pennsylvania Nursing Schools

  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
    • Programs Offered

      • Traditional Nursing Program
      • Innovative Nursing Program
      • RN to BSN Program
      • BSN in Contemporary Nursing Issues for Foreign-Educated Nurses
      • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
      • MSN - Nurse Educator

      Accreditation

      CCNE

South Carolina Nursing Schools

  • Francis Marion University
    • Programs Offered

      • Pre-Licensure BSN Track
      • RN to BSN Track
      • MSN - Nurse Practitioner Program
      • MSN - Nurse Educator Program

      Accreditation

      NLNAC