Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing InformaticsAmerican Sentinel University

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Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Informatics

The American Sentinel MSN, nursing informatics specialization, prepares experienced nurses to manage health information systems critical to the mission of health care delivery systems. Nurses will develop expertise in clinical and administrative systems, data management and data mining for improved patient care, and information systems project management.

The specialization emphasizes understanding the infrastructure necessary to improve practice while safeguarding the security and privacy of data. Graduates will be prepared to assume critical roles managing health information systems in ambulatory, acute and long-term care settings, as well as the public health environment.

Students graduating with American Sentinel’s CCNE-accredited MSN, nursing informatics specialization, complete 36 credit hours of course work. Students may be eligible to transfer up to 18 credit hours from previous graduate study.

AccreditationAmerican Sentinel University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education, the Training Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
RequirementsBaccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university.
On Campus RequirementThere is no on-campus requirement.
Delivery FormatOnline
Education LevelMaster
Cost Per CreditUndergraduate programs start at $320 per semester credit hour. Graduate programs start at $385.