The University of Arizona offers a Graduate Certificate in Nursing Rural Telehealth. This online nursing program educates nurses on methods to provide services in medically underserved areas.
The program focuses on serving rural communities by providing and promoting telehealth services including clinical healthcare, health-related education, public health, and health administration. The goal of the program is for advanced practice nurses to be able to improve quality and access to healthcare for rural patients.
Students undertake a clinical residency in addition to completing online coursework in:
- Technology for expanding healthcare capacity
- Conceptual foundation for rural health
- Rural health systems
- Rural community health
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Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV
- Must have a BSN or higher nursing degree from a regionally accredited institution and unrestricted RN licensure in the US