RN-to-MSN – Nursing Informatics (CCNE-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

Use data and information to your advantage to provide a better flow and quality of patient care with this online RN-to-MSN in Nursing Informatics. As you move towards a leadership role within your organization, this degree will give you the skills to make better strategic and patient-based decisions across both, clinical care and project management. As a CCNE-accredited program, this online RN-to-MSN can be earned using Capella’s FlexPath platform. FlexPath enables you to finish your education sooner and with less cost. Classes likely offered in this online nursing informatics program include:

  • Analysis of Clinical Information Systems and Application to Nursing Practice
  • Advancing Health Care Through Data Mining
  • Managing the Nursing Informatics Life Cycle


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission: www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a BSN degree and a current, unrestricted RN license to practice in the United States (or its equivalent), with one year of licensed RN work experience or current employment as an RN.

The BSN, MSN, and DNP programs at Capella University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

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