23411 USD/year
23411 USD/year
6869 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Our Certificate in Infection Prevention from University of Nevada, Las Vegas provides healthcare professionals with the formal training and knowledge they need to manage an effective infection prevention program to combat healthcare-associated infections such as CLABSI, SSI, and UAE. 

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As a result of this training, nurses, health care administrators, laboratory technicians, and researchers will find a greater versatility and impact across health care venues including health care systems, health departments, hospitals, and clinics.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this Infection Prevention from University of Nevada, Las Vegas , students will be able to:

  • describe the regulatory requirements guiding Infection Prevention (IP) programs,
  • employ the principles and practices of sterilization and disinfection,
  • explain how epidemiology and biostatistics support an infection prevention program,
  • discuss the inter-relationship of hospital/healthcare facilities departments and IP,
  • analyze scientific data and publications

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Overview Of The Healthcare Infection Prevention Program
  • Measurement Techniques in Infection Prevention
  • Healthcare Facility Infection Prevention Programs
  • Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases
  • Transmission of Infectious Disease

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


12 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Certificate is open to applicants with at least a Bachelor’s degree or recognized equivalent from a regionally accredited institution in a scientific discipline such as Nursing, Microbiology, or Public Health.

Tuition Fee

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    23411 USD/year
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  • National

    23411 USD/year
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  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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