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Health Informatics

University of San Francisco

12 months
1480 USD/credit
1480 USD/credit
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The Master of Science in Health Informatics from University of San Francisco is focused on training the next generation of informaticists in the art and science of health data analytics.

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Healthcare and technical professionals learn everything from the basics of programming to cutting-edge statistical and machine learning methods in interprofessional, project-based classrooms.

Key facts:

Health Informatics uses mathematical, scientific, technological, heuristic and cognitive methods for modeling and solving complex and heterogeneous problems. Students proceeding through the the Master of Science in Health Informatics from  University of San Francisco  will develop an understanding of the ways in which information (meaningful data) is converted into knowledge (justified belief) and be able to develop theories that further biomedical research and improve healthcare delivery systems.


USF’s Health Informatics program is fully accredited by WASC, the Western Association of Schools & Colleges.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Comp Science Health Infor Prof
  • Perspective Health Informatics
  • Sem Organiz Health Info/Dat St
  • Clin Dcsn Spt & Hlth Dta Analy
  • Stat Comp for Biomed Dta Analy
  • Ethics/Pol Consid Health & Bio

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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36 alternative credits


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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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited program and show evidence of excellent academic achievement and preparation for a rigorous graduate program. Our current students come from diverse academic backgrounds. Some enter the program with clinical or biomedical science backgrounds, others with more computational or statistical backgrounds.
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Unofficial transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Professional résumé
  • Evidence of quantitative aptitude and reasoning
  • Knowledge of and commitment to healthcare
  • Statement of career goals and professional aspirations

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1480 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1480 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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