Master of Science in Nursing / Leadership in Health Information Technology
Allen College

Program Details

The online MSN / Leadership in Health Information Technology degree program from Allen College provides students in-depth education on interprofessional informatics, system design and analysis, databases, consumer informatics, clinical decision support, knowledge representation, and population health informatics. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills required to develop and teach program curriculum for health informatics and lead the successful deployment and use of health information technology in health systems.


  • A minimum undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 college credit hours completed
  • A bachelor's degree with a major in nursing from a school accredited by a regional accrediting organization
  • Current licensure as a registered nurse in Iowa. Individuals are currently licensed when licensed in another state and recognized for licensure in Iowa pursuant to the nurse licensure compact contained in Iowa Code chapter 152E.1. The Admissions Office will verify the status of each applicant's RN licensure
  • All of the courses will be offered online, with students needing to travel to the Allen College campus only for a one-day orientation and for a graduate project presentation

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission