Nursing Informatics

Multiple Entry Options

Program Length (full-time study)

ASN or diploma RNs 2 semesters RN pre-specialty + 3 semesters NI courses
BSN RNs 3 semesters NI courses
Post-master’s Program length & courses determined by individual portfolio analysis

 

Sample Full-time Curriculum Plans for Specialty Year

FALL - SEMESTER I   
N381A Introduction to Health Informatics 3
N381B Technology Components of Informatics 2
N381D Desktop Maintenance 1
N383B Continuous Quality Improvement and Outcomes Measurement 2
N385A Healthcare Financial Management 3
N395 AG-PCNP Role Within the US Healthcare Delivery System 3
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SPRING - SEMESTER II   
N381C Web Development for Healthcare Applications 3
N381G Consumer Healthcare Informatics 2
N392A Informatics of Clinical Practice 3
N392B Clinical Informatics Practicum I 2
N399A Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
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SUMMER - SEMESTER III   
N381W Project Management 2
N381E Database Design for Healthcare Applications 2
N392C Informatics of Evidence-Based Practice 3
N392D Clinical Informatics Practicum II 2
N399B Conceptualizing and Integration of Evidence for AG-PCNP 3
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  TOTAL HOURS 39