Clinical Nurse Leader Certificate
The Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Certificate allows students who already hold a master’s degree in nursing to complete the necessary requirements for CNL certification and practice. The 14-credit certificate program consists of the six CNL specialty courses in the master’s CNL emphasis. There are increasing demands to improve quality, safety, and patient outcomes across healthcare settings. Clinical Nurse Leaders are advanced generalists, academically and experimentally prepared to provide leadership in managing the care environment and improving clinical outcomes.
Nurse Educator Certificate
The Nurse Educator (NE) Certificate at UW Oshkosh will provide students with foundational knowledge to assume roles as nurse educators in healthcare and academic settings. Those who complete the program will attain the National League for Nursing (NLN) Competencies for Nurse Educators and meet requirements for national certification. Eleven credits are necessary to complete the program.
Healthcare Informatics Certificate
The Healthcare Informatics Certificate at UW Oshkosh will provide students with foundational knowledge to assume roles related to records and information systems in a variety of healthcare settings or other agencies in which electronic records are used. Knowledge of information management in healthcare enables professionals working in informatics-related fields to improve the health of our communities while working to contain costs, improve quality, and insure positive outcomes for patients and staff.