Credential Awarded: RN-BC
Hold a current, active RN license within a state or territory of the United States or the professional, legally recognized equivalent in another country. International Applicants: Learn about additional requirements for candidates outside the US.
Hold a bachelor's or higher degree in nursing or a bachelor's degree in a relevant field.
Have practiced the equivalent of 2 years full-time as a registered nurse.
Have completed 30 hours of continuing education in informatics nursing within the last 3 years.
Meet one of the following practice hour requirements:
- Have practiced a minimum of 2,000 hours in informatics nursing within the last 3 years.
- Have practiced a minimum of 1,000 hours in informatics nursing in the last 3 years and completed a minimum of 12 semester hours of academic credit in informatics courses that are part of a graduate-level informatics nursing program.
- Have completed a graduate program in informatics nursing containing a minimum of 200 hours of faculty-supervised practicum in informatics nursing.