Thank you for your interest in serving as a clinical preceptor for a University of Cincinnati College of Nursing graduate student.

As a nationally recognized institution for our academic standards, diversity and inclusion efforts, technology application and research activity, we are proud to see the reputation of our advanced-practice programs reflected in the quality of our graduate students.  

Our growing enrollment requires that we increasingly recruit qualified preceptors to deliver hands-on education through evidence-based practice throughout the country. Clinical preceptors are our partners in the academic process, playing a key role in preparing future advanced-practice nurse leaders. This is a rewarding opportunity to share your expertise with the next generation of practitioners and help shape the future of nursing.


Join Christine Colella, DNP, APRN-CNP, FAANP, Director of Graduate Programs, and Lindsay Davis, DNP, APRN-CNP, Clinical Liaison for Graduate Preceptorship, for this 40-minute webinar, "What Does it Mean to be a Preceptor?" You'll learn:

  • The role of the preceptor and commitment required;
  • The value of serving as a preceptor;
  • Methods to create a quality learning experience for students; and
  • Next steps to become a preceptor for our students.
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In addition, the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing's Alumni Association offers periodic webinars for health professionals. Sign up for the next webinar at