Online MSN Nursing Informatics Program

Online Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Informatics

Take your nursing career to the next level with an online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) – Nursing Informatics from Grantham University. Through the convenience of our 100% online MSN program, you can advance your career – without interrupting your current job or family commitments.

The program focuses on current trends in:

  • Leadership and management
  • Human diversity and social issues
  • Health promotion and disease prevention
  • Research and global, evidence-based practice

Please note: All MSN students need to complete a Major Applied Research Paper (MARP) at the end of their specialization program for their final research seminar.

RN to MSN Bridge Option

For information on our RN to MSN Bridge Option, go here.

MSN Nursing Informatics Program Outcomes

At the successful completion of the MSN program, the student will be able to:

  • Define the role of the informatics nurse working with current system integration efforts.
  • Integrate nursing and related sciences into the delivery of advanced nursing care to diverse populations.
  • Utilize advanced health assessment and pathophysiology in making nursing diagnoses and decisions about educational and therapeutic interventions.
  • Design nursing care for a clinical or community-based population based on biophysical, psychosocial and organizational sciences.
  • Demonstrate professional and high level communication skills when involved in peer review, advocacy for patients and families, reporting of errors and professional writing.
  • Function in a leadership role when collaborating with team(s) to generate knowledge that supports evidence-based practice and improves healthcare outcomes.
  • Apply theory and researched-based knowledge from nursing and the sciences in leading the interdisciplinary team to design, coordinate and evaluate the delivery of care.
  • Analyze the relationship between major issues in healthcare and the deployment of information technology.

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, high school graduates, government employees, nurses, healthcare professionals, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

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Course Highlights & Curriculum

Credit Hour Breakdown

MSN-Nursing Informatics 36
Total Credit Hours 36

Curriculum Highlights

Course Number Course Title
HSN501 Healthcare Systems
NUR545 Life Care Planning
NUR533 Curriculum Design & Learning Outcomes
HSN548 Information Security & Privacy in Healthcare Environments

Full curriculum

CourseTitleCredits
HSN501Healthcare Systems3
HSN509Clinical & Administrative Syst3
HSN521Modern Organizations Hlthcare3
HSN548Info Security Privacy Hlthcare3
NUR506Foundations of Adv Prctice Nur3
NUR513Diverse Popu and Healthcare3
NUR514Project and Change Management3
NUR516Nur Research & Evid Based Prac3
NUR540Essentials of Nursing Info3
NUR552Leg& Ethi Iss of Adv.Pract Nur3
NUR607Nursing Informatics Res Sem3
NUR608Nursing Informatics Practicum3
Program and core:36
Electives (0):0
Total:36

Additional online degree details

Degree level:Masters
Delivery method:Online
Availability:Available
Starts:Weekly
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Career Information

Medical and health services managers, also called healthcare executives or healthcare administrators, plan, direct, and coordinate medical and health services. They might manage an entire facility or specialize in managing a specific clinical area or department, or manage a medical practice for a group of physicians. As healthcare changes, medical and health services managers must be able to adapt to changes in laws, regulations, and technology.

10-year Job Growth

  • 371,000
  • 303,000
  • 2010
  • 2020
Total number of new jobs and replacement jobs
Year total jobs is an estimate

Average Salaries

  • The top 10% earn$144,880
  • The median earn$84,270
  • The lower 10% earn$51,280
* Total compensation includes bonus. Salaries listed are dependent on prior experiences as well as the number of years of seniority.
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