Program Overview

The online Graduate Certificate in Infection Prevention & Control program from American Sentinel University provides clinicians, nurses, physicians, managers, infection control team members, and other health care professionals with the academic knowledge they need to develop best practices for infection prevention and control. Graduates of this certificate program are able to:

  • ​Apply principles of epidemiology to environmental assessment of risk
  • ​Plan a comprehensive infection prevention and control program
  • Propose a surveillance system
  • ​Interpret infection control data

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Distance Education Accrediting Commission

    Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


    • Must have a bachelor’s degree in a health care-related field (public health, nursing, dietetics, microbiology etc.) with a minimum GPA of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale), as shown on the applicant’s college transcript
    • A resume, curriculum vitae or list of professional accomplishments
    • Official transcripts from each post-secondary institution attended

    School Overview

    American Sentinel University is a healthcare-focused online university educating working professionals. Uniquely positioned to drive healthcare transformation through education, American Sentinel enables professionals to enhance their current skills with advanced critical thinking and in-depth knowledge of the healthcare industry. They cater to students that need flexibility, support and innovative learning techniques.

    American Sentinel University offers many dynamic degree programs in high-demand fields: an online associate degree program in online nursing and health care degrees (including a Doctor of Nursing Practice), and online master’s degree management programs. Focused on the ever-increasing industry of health care, they seek to position students for success in their careers by offering affordable, accredited programs, unparalleled student support, and high-quality education in a flexible online format.


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