Interested in becoming a Certified Diabetes Educator? (CDE)
A Certified Diabetes Educator® (CDE®) is a health professional who possesses comprehensive knowledge of and experience in diabetes management, prediabetes, and diabetes prevention. A CDE® educates and supports affected by diabetes to understand and manage the condition. A CDE® promotes self-management to achieve individualized behavioral and treatment goals that optimize health outcomes.
Certification Examination for Diabetes Educators
The Certification Examination for Diabetes Educators (Examination) is designed and intended for health professionals who have responsibilities that include the direct provision of diabetes education (DE), as defined by NCBDE.
Cleveland State University is credentialed by The Commission on Dietetic Registration and is an approved provider of Continuing Education
Cleveland State University School of Nursing is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development. by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)