Certificate in Nursing Informatics
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

The online Undergraduate Certificate in Nursing Informatics program from Pennsylvania State University provides students with the informatics knowledge and skills required to support, promote, and assist in the implementation and efficient, ethical, and safe use of informatics tools in information- and technology-rich health care environments. Courses in the program emphasize the use of informatics tools, such as:

  • ​Electronic health records
  • ​Clinical decision support tools
  • Database management and data mining
  • ​Patient safety technologies such as Bar Code Medication Administration (BCMA), RFID technologies, and smart pumps

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pennsylvania State University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • A current unrestricted Registered Nurse License