Master of Science in Nursing Informatics
University of Utah

Program Details

The Master of Science in Nursing Informatics is a unique interdisciplinary field combining advanced practice nursing skills with knowledge of evolving technologies to improve the delivery of healthcare and support clinical decision making. Nurses trained in informatics often serve in leadership roles, bridging the gap between technology and patient care.

Graduates of this online Nursing Informatics program can practice in any setting that involves health information, including hospitals, clinics, public health, decision support vendors, software and analytic companies, and more. Faculty work with students to identify practical and research experience to match their professional interests.

Students will gain expertise in areas such as:

  • Clinical informatics
  • Quality improvement in healthcare
  • Clinical decision support
  • Systems analysis and implementation
  • Telemedicine

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Utah is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must have a bachelor's degree in nursing from a regionally accredited institution and a nationally accredited nursing school