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Applied Health Sciences Informatics

12 months
59700 USD/year
59700 USD/year
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This 12 month Applied Health Sciences Informatics program from Johns Hopkins University prepares students for informatics leadership positions in clinical, public health, and scientific settings.


Using the informatics competency task force of the CDC, we presume that the health sciences informatician should be capable of developing or leading innovative applications of information technology and information systems that address biological, clinical, or public health priorities. The Applied Health Sciences Informatics program is offered at Johns Hopkins University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Health and Biomedical Informatics
  • Applied Clinical Informatics
  • Health Information Systems: Design to Deployment
  • Informatics and the Clinical Research Lifecycle: Tools, Techniques, and Processes
  • Leading Change Through Health Informatics
  • Database Querying in Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Eligible students —

  • Hold a terminal degree (Master's or doctorate) in a relevant area of healthcare, or
  • Hold a bachelor's degree plus 3-5 years of related work experience, or
  • Hold a bachelor's degree in a relevant area of study and submit strong grades, scores, or other supportive documents with their application.

The Admissions Committee considers the undergraduate and/or graduate academic record, statement of purpose, professional experience, letters of recommendation, results of Graduate Record Examinations (where required), and overall motivation of the individual to pursue graduate studies. Target average GPA is 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    59700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59700 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    59700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59700 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 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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