Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Informatics

Georgia Southwestern State University
Degree Level Certificate
Total Credit Hours 15

Program Description

The informatics certificate focuses on preparing nurses to become proficient in health information technology and essential informatics competencies to function within patient care environments.

Admissions Information

Graduate application for admission (found on graduate admissions website) $25.00 nonrefundable application fee Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA to apply Applicant must have their BSN at time of application Three completed recommendation forms from professional or clinical associates (form is found on graduate admissions website--this form must be used-letters will not be accepted) Current resume RN license Immunization form (before enrollment) Documentation of lawful presence (before enrollment, if applying for in-state tuition)

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