Doctor of Nursing Practice / Informatics
University of Arizona

Program Details

Multiple Doctor of Nursing Practice specialties are available online from the University of Arizona. Master’s-prepared nurses can choose to pursue a specialization in Informatics. 

The nurse informatics degree online prepares nurses to implement quality technology improvements within their healthcare organizations, providers, and vendors. Courses provide advanced knowledge in data processing and information sciences. The curriculum includes components of practicum experiences and a DNP project presentation.

Classes examine a range of topics, such as:

  • Healthcare informatics
  • Statistical inference for evidence-based practice
  • Evaluation methodologies for safety and quality improvement
  • Human factors in health information technology
  • Technology for expanding care capacity

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Arizona is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Must have a Master of Science in Nursing Informatics, Leadership, Public Health, or related area
  • Must have three years experience in informatics and minimum two years in a health care setting
  • Must have active RN licensure

Restricted States

Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, US Territories