No, a nurse educator is not considered an APRN (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse). A nurse educator can be called an APRN only with a separate credential as one of the following:Nurse Practitioner (NP)Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM)Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Learn more about our nurse educator programsExplore Now Other Questions Is nursing school difficult? How much can I make with an associate degree in business management? What is the job outlook for sterile processing technicians? What education is required to be an LPN?