There’s a need for your skills
Earn your health education degree and impact future generations
Make an impact by teaching other nurses and healthcare professionals in a changing industry. Earning a health education degree can be your next step to a fulfilling educational career. Take one course at a time and earn your health education degree online without disrupting your current professional or personal obligations.
Your instructors average more than 20 years of healthcare experience. The coursework is designed with input from industry professionals, ensuring you’re learning relevant material that’s up-to-date in the healthcare systems.
When you earn your health education degree online, you’ll experience flexible options that help you balance work, family and other outside obligations with schoolwork.
Continue your education with an on-campus or online health education degree:
As a graduate of this program, you’ll be able to deliver health education to a variety of audiences including schools, colleges and universities.
This CCNE accredited graduate degree program will prepare you to take on a leadership role in a variety of educational environments. Students can choose from two paths: Those RNs with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing can begin the master program immediately. Those students who are RNs who hold a bachelor’s degree in another area can take four introductory courses to get them up to speed before beginning their master’s degree in the Nurse Bridge Program. You’ll complete a practicum project that involves 60 hours of work across two courses — with help from an assigned faculty member to mentor you. The curriculum in this online health education degree covers content necessary to becoming an effective healthcare leader and teacher including:
- advanced nursing practice
- nursing role development
- curriculum and instruction
- program and course design
- clinical instruction
- evaluation of learning
Financing a health education degree online or on campus can be difficult, which is why eligible students can take advantage of the Master Nurse Leadership Scholarship and earn up to $2,500 or $5,000 in tuition reductions as you progress toward your MSN with the Master Nurse Leadership Scholarship. Learn More (link to scholarship details).
There are many career paths available in healthcare – and at the College of Health Professions, we want you to find your true calling. Our programs, in both nursing and healthcare administration, prepare students to stay on top of the evolving world of healthcare. With relevant curriculum taught by faculty averaging 20 years of industry experience, you’ll have the skills and expertise to take on the challenges of this rapidly changing industry.
If you have questions about enrollment, fill out the request for information form and we’ll put you in contact with an enrollment representative.
Find your calling with a health education degree and start creating the future you want.