Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Informatics
Wilkes University

Program Details

Wilkes University’s online Nursing Informatics concentration, part of the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree program, integrates the latest best practices in nursing, computer, cognitive, and information sciences. This online MSN program requires 39 credit hours to complete. The Nursing Informatics concentration offers program graduates the knowledge and expertise to improve information management across health care organizations of all sizes. Candidates may be able to complete the program’s 200-hour clinical practicum at their workplace. A concluding scholarly review course allows students to synthesize and review issues relevant to the Nursing Informatics concentration. Graduates will also meet all of the academic eligibility requirements to test for the nation’s premier certification for nursing informatics administered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a credential that can lead to rewarding leadership and promotion opportunities.


  • A degree in nursing from a programmatically accredited degree-granting institution with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Current RN license
  • Current resume
  • A completed admission application
  • Minimum one year of clinical experience
  • Official transcripts for all schools attended

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education