Master of Science in Nursing / Health Informatics (Bridge)
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

Transform your healthcare career at the intersection of two fast-growing fields: healthcare and information technology. The Bridge (Master of Science in Nursing with an Emphasis in Health Care Informatics) is for experienced RN's who desire to improve healthcare using cutting-edge technology and data-driven insights. Students in this nursing bridge program, offered through the College of Nursing and Health Care Professions, have earned a bachelor's degree outside of nursing and desire to gain foundational knowledge in preparation for the MSN degree. Throughout the MSN bridge program, you will learn critical foundations of nursing, including:

  • Nursing management
  • Health assessment
  • Statistical analysis
  • Research
  • Community and public health models
  • Pathophysiology

Requirements

  • The MSN bridge program curriculum includes six courses developed to bridge the gap from bachelor- to master's-level study.
  • Designed for RN's who have bachelors degrees in a field outside of nursing who want to earn their MSN.
  • Accredited bachelor’s degree from a GCU-approved institution with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Possess a current unencumbered, unrestricted license as a registered nurse (RN)

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

TN