The Health Care Informatics (Certificate NDP) program from The University of Arizona is designed for those with a graduate degree and a healthcare background (nursing, medicine, public health, dentistry, nutrition sciences, pharmacy, etc.).
No previous experience in healthcare informatics is required. To be eligible to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Informatics Nursing Certification exam students will need to complete the 12 credit option, including the 200 hour, 3 credit practicum.
The College of Nursing at the University of Arizona offers a variety of programs at the graduate level. Programs are available for students pursuing a first degree in nursing, as well as students interested in advancing in the professional as leaders, advanced practice nurses, and nurse researchers. Please visit the College of Nursing's website for detailed information about our college, faculty and programs.
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- Healthcare Informatics: Theory & Practice-
- Human Factors in Health Information Technology
- Database Management in Healthcare Systems
- Technology for Expanding Care Capacity
- Informatics Practicum
- Healthcare Informatics: Theory and Research
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- 6 months
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To qualify for entry into a Certificate program, you must have a degree and active licensure as an advanced practice nurse (nurse practitioner, nurse anesthetist, clinical nurse specialist or certified midwife). Additionally, applicants to the AGACNP specialty must have RN experience in an acute care setting. Certificate programs admit for a fall start only.
- Advanced practice nursing degree (MS or higher, focusing on APRN certification)
- Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
- Two letters of recommendation
- Unrestricted RN licensure within the U.S. AND current APRN certification (NP, CRNA, CNS, CNM)
- Advanced practice national certification
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International34000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 34000 USD per year during 6 months.
National34000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 34000 USD per year during 6 months.
In-State14000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14000 USD per year during 6 months.
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