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Nursing - Health Informatics (Bridge)

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The Master of Science in Nursing - Health Informatics (Bridge) program at Grand Canyon University is designed for BSN-prepared nurses who want to better understand and apply the data involved in healthcare to make better decisions through evidenced-based practices.

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Overview

The Master of Science in Nursing - Health Informatics (Bridge) program at Grand Canyon University teaches you how to optimize the use of patient and health data to achieve better patient outcomes, reduce costs and augment operational efficiency. 

You are equipped to help organizations adapt to the integration of technology and the continuous changes in patient-care systems.

You also have the opportunity to learn how to automate clinical care, build new operational data systems, train healthcare workers in the use of computer systems and analyze data to improve patient care.

Careers

As a graduate of the masters in nursing informatics program, various roles are available, including:

  • Informaticist
  • Project manager
  • Researcher
  • System analyst
  • Data analyst
  • Administrator
  • Executive

These roles may include automating clinical care, building new operational data systems, training healthcare workers in the use of computer systems or collecting and analyzing data to improve patient care.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Advanced Registered Nursing
  • Organizational Leadership and Informatics 
  • Translational Research and Population Health Management 
  • Evidence-Based Practice Project
  • Health Care Information Systems and Technology 
  • Health Care Data Management 

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.8
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
500

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate applicants may be accepted at GCU with an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or program that has been approved by Grand Canyon University (GCU), with a 2.8 GPA or higher. 
  • If you do not meet the GPA requirement, you may be eligible for admission with a graduate degree from an accredited, GCU-approved college or program and passing test scores: GMAT, GRE.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    515 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    515 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 515 USD per credit and a duration of  .

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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