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Healthcare Management and Informatics

Kennesaw State University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
12792 USD/year
12792 USD/year
3552 USD/year
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Informatics studies the representation, processing, and communication of information in natural and engineered systems. It has computational, cognitive and social aspects. We offer a master degree in Healthcare Management and Informatics at the Kennesaw State University. 

Overview

This degree integrates information technology, computing, data analytics, and healthcare delivery processes, along with leadership and management principles.  

The Healthcare Management and Informatics program at the Kennesaw State University prepares you for leadership in healthcare delivery. You learn how to manage complex data for optimal outcomes within any of those inter-related entities.    

The program has a hybrid format, a combination of face-to-face and online courses. The face-to-face courses are held on Friday evenings. It is also a cohort program, meaning new students are admitted annually in the Fall term. The course is a total of 36 credit hours. It is the only Masters of Science in Healthcare Management and Informatics in Georgia.

Healthcare Management and Informatics Salary and Career Outlook

Upon graduation you will be ready to tackle these types of leadership roles in healthcare: 

  • Chief medical informatics officer 
  • Chief information officer 
  • Project manager 
  • Vice president of information technology 
  • Developer 
  • Analyst 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Capstone in Healthcare Management and Informatics
  • Electronic Health Record Systems
  • Clinical Processes & Workflows: Analysis and Redesign
  • Analytical Business Applications & Leadership Skills for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Seminar in Conflict Management & Ethics of Leadership for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Data Analytics via SAS

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application and Non-Refundable Fee 
  • Acceptable undergraduate grade-point average: 
  • Satisfactory score on the GMAT or GRE (General) test 
  • Application Letter/Brief Essay
  • Current Resume
  • Two Letters of Recommendation 
  • International Applicants (IELTS or TOEFL required)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6396 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6396 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    3552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1776 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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