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Capella University's online Certificate in Diabetes Nursing deepens your knowledge of theories and evidence-based therapeutics, which will equip you to better care for patients with diabetes and related conditions. By supplementing your experience in diabetes with a formal education, you will be able to demonstrate specialized knowledge, thus making you a valuable asset to any future employer.

Certificate outcomes and course competencies in Capella's Diabetes Nursing certificate program are aligned with the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) Competencies for Diabetes Educators in order to prepare students according to the highest standards and best practices. The core competencies knowledge infused throughout this program will equip you with the skills necessary to lead effectively as a diabetes educator, while also ensuring the implementation of outstanding care for patients.

Certificate Highlights

  • Time to Complete: Earn a marketable certificate in as few as 10 weeks. Estimate available discounts to offset your educational expenses, while also calculating your graduation date  with Capella’s cost and graduation date calculator.
  • Online Learning: Enjoy an online curriculum with 24-hour access to courses that Capella’s virtual course room provides.

Apply This Certificate to Your Next Degree

Credits earned in the online Certificate in Diabetes Nursing program can be transferred into Capella's Master of Science in Nursing Diabetes Nursing.

To learn more about this certificate program, request more information and we will match you with an enrollment counselor who specializes in your area of study.

View the full learning and career outcomes report for this program at