RN to BSN to MSN – Nurse Educator Learn to Provide Education to other Nurses


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100% online,* 8-week courses

Automatic minimum 39 credits for RN licensure and transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

Nurse educators have two very important responsibilities, practicing nursing and training future nurses to provide critical care to patients and save lives. If you are a registered nurse and are ready to pursue a degree program that combines your passion for nursing practice and teaching, then Liberty’s accelerated nursing program online is for you!

Our RN to BSN to MSN online — nurse educator program can prepare you for employment or advancement in the rewarding field of nurse education.

Liberty maintains strict compliance with all licensure requirements for the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Not a Virginia resident? We want to help find the best program for you! To view educational requirements and whether a specific program aligns with the licensure requirements for your state, please review our licensure/certification requirements webpage.

*Some exclusions apply. Please refer to our exclusions page for more information.


Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program, and the postgraduate APRN certificate program at Liberty University School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

With an RN license, you will receive a minimum total of 39 credits of transfer credit to help you complete our accelerated RN to MSN track. Our RN to BSN to MSN online — nurse educator degree program is offered online, which means you can obtain your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing on your schedule from wherever you live. You can focus on your current career as an RN while working towards obtaining your BSN and MSN degrees by taking advantage of our flexible 8-week program format.

Our RN to BSN to MSN — Nurse Educator online program is packed with the essential coursework you need to become an expert in nurse education. Our accelerated nursing programs include undergraduate general education and nursing courses as well as graduate-level nursing and business courses. Take a look at our sample course guides below to see how you will engage with essential topics such as health policy, informatics, and healthcare technology.

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Not sure what to choose?

Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we’re committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. Liberty’s RN to BSN to MSN track has a reduced tuition rate of $330 per credit hour for part- or full-time. This includes the tuition for graduate courses!

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

BSN and BSN-MSN (Dual Degree) $330/Credit
Military BSN and BSN-MSN (Dual Degree) $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate, $275 per credit hour for graduate, and $300 per credit hour for doctoral courses*
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder**
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)

*For eligible current and former service members and their spouses. Learn more!

**Not applicable to certificates. Cannot be combined with the $300/credit hour doctoral military rate.