M.Sc. On Campus

Health Informatics

University of Pittsburgh

24 months
33770 USD/year
33770 USD/year
28278 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Through a Master of Science in Health Informatics (HI) at the University of Pittsburgh or one of our HI certificate programs, you'll learn how to use data and technology to improve the value of health care. 


Programme Overview

The field of Health Informaticsat the University of Pittsburgh is experiencing explosive growth. The number of related jobs is expected to grow 20 percent by 2026. Graduates of a Health Informatics program can expand their careers in a number of fields, including health management, heath analytics, and health technology. Prepare for employment as a health data scientist, privacy officer, or a health informatics business analyst, and more.

Pitt SHRS faculty are committed to developing the next generation of master’s-trained health informatics professionals regionally, nationally, and internationally. Our expert faculty are thought leaders at the forefront of innovation in the industry and are helping to shape the future of health informatics. Choose from our online and on-campus options. Programs can be completed on a part-time or full-time basis depending on your educational and professional needs.

Programme Structure


  • Data Science 
  • Health Informatics 
  • Health Care Supervision and Management 
  • Registered Health Information Administrator 
  • Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the SHRS ApplyYourself application.
  • Application fee of $50 
  • Two letters of recommendation are required. These recommendations should be from college level instructors or employers/professionals who have supervised your work in a paid or volunteer capacity. 
  • Statement of Purpose/Essay
  • Transcript(s) from each college or university attended 
  • Applications can be submitted when course requirements are in progress

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33770 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33770 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    28278 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28278 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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