• Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers
  • Education and Training
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 68,150
    $48,350 range bar $108,300
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Fast Growing
  • Postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. This career Includes teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

What do they typically do

  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduates or graduate students on topics like pharmacology, mental health nursing, and health care practices
  • Supervise students' laboratory and clinical work
  • Advise students about academic and vocational courses and about career issues
  • Plan, evaluate, and revise course content, course materials, and teaching methods
  • Start, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions
  • Stay up to date on nursing topics by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences
  • Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts
  • Evaluate and grade students' classwork, laboratory and clinic work, assignments, and papers

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.7%
Job Opening 229

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