MSN Nursing Education Program

At The University of New Mexico College of Nursing, we educate the nurse educators for New Mexico and beyond. Those who have a passion for teaching and addressing the educational needs of nurses. Thus addresses health and health equity of the state.

Our online program is designed for the working nurse. Study anytime, anywhere. Eight week courses allow you to stay goal oriented.

We are fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). As a student, you will be educated to the highest standards of quality and integrity.

Your Education

  • 8-week courses, for 2 years
  • Part-time studies
  • 34 credits in total, 24 clinical hours (fieldwork)
  • Courses are delivered online
  • Fieldwork placement may be coordinated in the student's hometown, as negotiated with faculty.
  • When you complete this program, you will earn a Master of Science in Nursing.
  • Graduates will be eligible to take the certification exam to become certified as a nurse educator (CNE) through the National League for Nursing

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