Master of Science in Nursing - Educator Track

The MSN may be completed in 2 years and is offered in a hybrid format with classes meeting one evening a week.

Program Overview

The Nurse Educator program builds on the knowledge and competencies of baccalaureate education and experience as a practicing nurse and prepares the graduate to be a nurse educator.

Application Process

  • Complete an application.
  • Schedule an information meeting with an Enrollment Counselor.
  • Bethel College requires an official transcript from the college or university you received your Bachelor degree from. They can be mailed in a sealed envelope or sent electronically to
  • Complete FAFSA and contact financial aid at 574.807.7326 if you are seeking federal student loans.

Required Courses

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MNUR 511


Nursing Roles in Health Care Organizations


MNUR 513

Advanced Theory for Nursing Practice


MNUR 613

Information Systems in Nursing


MNUR 512

Statistical Literacy


MNUR 515

Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for the Nurse Educator  


MNUR 516 Health Assessment for the Nurse Educator


MNUR 611

Educational Pedagogy 


MNUR 614

Evaluation in Nursing Education 


MNUR 612

Curriculum Development in Nursing Education


MNUR 621 Teaching Practicum 3

MNUR 625

Advanced Evidence-Based Nursing Practice


Total Credit Hours: 34

Program Features

  • Accelerated classes start every 7 weeks.
  • Convenient courses meet once a week.
  • Online courses available.
  • Credit opportunities for prior learning experience.
  • Competitive tuition rates for adult students.
  • Assistance with financial aid.

Tuition and Fees

Adult and Graduate Tuition

Tuition Charges
Nontraditional Programs $405 per credit hour
Nursing BSN Degree Completion $405 per credit hour
Graduate Programs
Ministry/Theology $315 per credit hour
Education $395 per credit hour
Transition-to-Teaching $395 per credit hour
Other (MA, MBA, MSN, MAC) $455 per credit hour


Service Assessment (per semester) for all programs:

  • Full-time undergraduate nontraditional students: $175
  • Full-time graduate students: $150
  • All part-time students: $125
  • Summer school: $125

Admission Requirements

  • Complete an application online
  • Graduate of an accredited (ACEN or CCNE) nursing program

  • Minimum GPA 3.0

  • Active, unencumbered RN license

  • One year RN experience (preferred)

  • Three professional references

Financial Aid and Payment Plan Options

Contact Us

Ashlyn Havens

Ashlyn Havens

Titles: AGS Admission Counselor
Phone Numbers:
School: 574.807.7353