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Health Informatics, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, FL,
The Jacksonville University Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) degree prepares students for careers in health informatics through an inter-professional study of the design, development, adoption, and application of technology-based innovations to improve the planning, management and delivery of healthcare services. 

About

• The MSHI degree program requires 33 credit hours post bachelor’s degree.

 • Offered fully online, and in a ground-based, cohort-based format. Check with Advisor for upcoming ground based cohorts and locations.

 • Students and professionals seeking a MSHI degree will understand the dynamic relationship between people, information technology, healthcare services, and the healthcare system. 

• Prospective students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to leverage information technology to improve healthcare delivery and outcomes.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Health Informatics
  • Advanced CyberSecurity 
  • Advanced HealthCare Database Management
  • Leadership in the Health Professionals 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Have earned or will earn a high school diploma or a General Educational Development (GED) diploma.
  • Have never enrolled as a full-time or part-time student at a college or university except for Dual Enrollment during high school.
For more information please visit the programme website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Jacksonville

  • 1033 - 1670 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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