Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Informatics
West Coast University

Program Details

West Coast University offers an MSN in Nursing Informatics for nurses interested in working with data and technology.  This online nursing informatics degree introduces students to the roles and responsibilities of the nurse informaticist.  You will learn to use information systems, electronic health records, and about implementing systems and liability issues.  The curriculum follows the Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform (TIGER) model, which is focused on education reform and interprofessional community development.  Graduates are familiar with the ethical, legal, and social issues arising from the use of computerized technology and information systems in healthcare.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

West Coast University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Provide proof of current, unobstructed RN license in the United States
  • One year of direct patient care nursing experience within the last five years highly recommended

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