Biomedical Informatics

Nova Southeastern University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
728 USD/credit
728 USD/credit
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Harness technology's power to improve the delivery of health care by earning your Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics from Nova Southeastern University. The unique combination of computer science and clinical applications gives you futuristic skills to apply today.   


Key facts

  • What you'll study

Jump into an innovative, online Biomedical Informatics curriculum that prepares you for real world practice. Intensive courses cover project management, system design, and a health informatics practicum. A variety of electives gives you choices of where to specialize.

  • How you'll learn more

Choose skills-based courses to prepare for certifications in NextGen Healthcare, Lean Six Sigma, and others. Try a paid internship at Nova Southeastern University's clinics or a practicum in the surrounding community and beyond. With online courses, you'll fit the time to study in with your schedule.

  • Where it can take you

Considering how fast the field of informatics is growing and how much health care is changing, specialists are needed to support their integration. You can apply these new technologies in a variety of settings such as hospitals and health systems, eHealth companies, insurers, pharmaceutical companies, and academic institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Orientation to Biomedical Informatics 
  • Survey of Medical Informatics
  • Information Systems Project Management in Health Care 
  • Database Systems in Health Care 
  • Information Security in Health Care 
  • Telecommunications and Computer Networking in Health Care 
  • System Analysis and Design for Health Care

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




44 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

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).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application. Payment of a non-refundable application fee of $50.00 is required to complete the application.
  • Provide one signed letter of recommendation on organizational letterhead (You must request the recommendation electronically through the application system).
  • Provide official transcripts of all undergraduate, graduate, and professional education.
  • Provide official course by course evaluation of all foreign transcripts. A list of agencies that can complete this evaluation can be found here.
  • Applicants whose native language is not English are required to demonstrate English proficiency. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    728 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 728 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    728 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 728 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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Biomedical Informatics
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