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Health Informatics

Logan University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
450 USD/credit
450 USD/credit
450 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) program at Logan University is designed to provide graduate students with a skill-set that helps those new to the field of health informatics to transition into it and those already there to rise to the next professional level. 

Overview

The Health Informatics (MSHI) program at Logan University program focuses particularly on healthcare information systems. Students will learn–from multiple perspectives–the impact of health informatics on the continuum of patient care. Graduates can find careers in such places as hospitals, clinics, insurance organizations, academia, research, vendor companies, and consulting firms.

Knowledge

  • Synthesizing and applying concepts, theories, principles, and research from healthcare, health informatics, and healthcare-related disciplines.
  • Improving the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care delivery through the use of health informatics.
  • Demonstrating professional communication skills and techniques.
  • Integrating ethical, legal, economic, and cultural considerations in the application and promotion of health informatics.

Accreditation

The HIMSS Academic Organizational Affiliate program is a way to share industry knowledge and educate students on critical issues that will help them succeed in health IT. The program gives Logan access to educational content, industry news, networking opportunities and discounted resources, not to mention a variety of student-focused benefits.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Systems Management 
  • Data Management in Healthcare
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Informatics 
  • Current Topics in Health Informatics 
  • Project Management 
  • Business and Financial Skills tor Health Intormatics Professionals 
  • Introduction to Health Informatics 
  • Research Methods in Health Care

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
79
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
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
2.5

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.
79
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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An applicant must have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, (CHEA) or U.S. Department of Education.
  • An applicant must present a minimum cumulative grade point average of a 2.50 on a 4.00 scale in their qualifying bachelor’s degree.
  • An applicant with qualifying post undergraduate coursework may have those courses and cumulative GPA re-evaluated by the Admissions Committee.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    450 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    450 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    450 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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