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Healthcare Informatics Certificate

Healthcare Informatics Certificate - 19 to 20 credit hours

This program is designed to prepare clinicians and health care managers with skills in analysis, design, implementation and evaluation of information systems that support a full range of clinical and patient care functions. The graduate will be prepared for entry and mid-level positions within IT departments, advanced clinical departments and as consultants and/or staff in organizations that specialize in computer operations and knowledge management. All required courses are offered online.

 Students will be admitted according to the following application deadlines: June 1 for Fall semester and November 1 for Spring semester. 


Course Name/Credit hours - All courses are online


NRSG 853

Abstraction and Modeling of Health Care Information (3 credits)


NRSG 857

Transforming Health Care Through Use of Information Systems and Technology (3 credits)


NRSG 858

Health Data: Theory and Practice (3 credits)


NRSG 859

Introduction to Health Informatics (2-3 credits)


NRSG 820

Program, Project and Communication Planning (2 credits)

Spring & Fall 

NRSG 854 

Knowledge Management in Health Care (3 credits)


NRSG 856

Health Care Informatics Practicum (3 credits)

Available fall, spring and summer


Last modified: Sep 19, 2018