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  • Nursing Education Educator Development

    Click here to register and for additional program information from the Division of Continuing Studies, Continuing Professional Education website.

    Begins: September 11, 2012
    Ends: December 4, 2012

    Hours: 45
    CEUs: 4.5
    Fees: $599
    Format: Online
    Sponsors: East Carolina University College of Nursing

    The College of Nursing at East Carolina University is pleased to offer the Nursing Education Educator Development Program (NEED) to all nursing faculty and to potential faculty. The NEED program fulfills the NC Board of Nursing requirement for nurse instructors to have education in teaching and learning principles for adult education, including curriculum development.

    The program will be offered online beginning September 11, 2012.  This 45-hour, 15-week program will assist nursing faculty that may be interested in taking the Certified Nurse Educator exam (CNE), refine current teaching skills and satisfy the NCBON ruling in the Educational Standards. Refer to 21 NCAC 36.0318 and 36.0232 on the web site for additional information. This continuing education activity has been approved by the North Carolina Board of Nursing until 2017.

    For more information, please use one of the following modes of contact:
     - visit the NEEDS website
     - contact the Division of Continuing Studies at 800-767-9111 and
     - or contact Frances Eason at 252-744-6394 and

    Seating is limited to the first 30 registrants!
  • GRE & SAT Prep Courses

    The ECU College of Business (Office of Professional Programs) offers review courses for the GRE and SAT.

    For more information about these courses, visit or call 252-328-6377.

    There are also a couple of online resources that offer online practice tests at no charge: and


  • ECU-CON MAT Review and Information Session
    Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2013
    Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
    Where: Edwin W. Monroe AHEC Conference Center
    Instructors: Dr. Sylvia Brown, Dean, ECU College of Nursing
                        Dr. Walter Houston, ECU College of Nursing
    Cost: $50

For more information and registration, please visit the the EAHEC Nursing Education Calendar,  or call 252-744-3087

  • HIPAA Training

    Every faculty, staff, & student who will have access to patient information and records must complete HIPAA Training prior to going into the clinical setting. The training can be completed online by clicking here. Once you have read the information regarding HIPAA, click on the link for HIPAA Training - ECU Healthcare Component Workforce Members. This will start the online information program and allow you to take a quiz. Upon successful completion of the quiz, you will be given the opportunity to print a certificate of completion. This certificate will show proof that you have completed the appropriate HIPAA training and are ready to enter into the clinical setting. Fill out the information blanks and submit a copy of this summary to College of Nursing Student Services Office, Health Sciences Building Room 2150C. If you have any questions, please call 252-744-6422.