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Program Details

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

Requirements

  • 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

Accreditation & Licensing

Distance Education Accrediting Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)