Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Informatics

Columbus State University
Degree Level Certificate
Total Credit Hours 15

Program Description

The Certificate in Healthcare Informatics provides hands-on experiences solving current problems in the healthcare industry, including process improvement, project management, systems analysis and design, decision support, database management, and data analysis. The program of study includes 5 courses:

  • NURS 6720, Applied Statistics and Data Mining , (3-0-3)
  • NURS 6730, Process Improvement for Healthcare , (3-0-3)
  • NURS 6740, Health Information Exchange Standards and Models, (3-0-3)
  • NURS 6750, Health Systems Project Management, (3-0-3)
  • NURS 6760, Clinical Decision Support Systems , (3-0-3)

Admissions Information

Admission Requirements:

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • Minimum grade point average(GPA) of 3.0 (regular admission) or 2.75 (provisional admission)
  • 3 Professional letters of reference