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Graduate Certificate in Nursing Informatics
The online Nursing Informatics Certificate program from the University of Maryland-Baltimore prepares students to enhance the quality of patient care and outcomes through the assessment, development, implementation, use, and evaluation of information tools. Graduates of the program possess the knowledge and skills required to:
Analyze nursing information requirements and design system alternatives
Manage information technology
Identify and implement user training strategies
Evaluate the effectiveness of clinical and/or management information systems
A BS degree in nursing and a master’s degree in nursing or a different field, or applicants may be currently enrolled in a graduate program at the University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) and have completed a graduate-level research core course
An active U.S. registered nurse license for the state in which their practicum is located
A cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 for their undergraduate and graduate programs (strongly preferred)
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
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