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Healthcare Informatics

Adelphi University

12 months
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1310 USD/credit 39300 USD/year
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Develop healthcare delivery and management expertise with our MS in Healthcare Informatics program at the Adelphi University.

Overview

Our Healthcare Informatics degree at the Adelphi University prepares you for management and leadership roles in the healthcare industry. Students who choose this graduate program are often either information technology (IT) professionals pursuing health information management or healthcare professionals pursuing information technology specializations.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment in healthcare management is expected to grow faster than average and that job prospects are good for those with experience in healthcare systems and in management. Our program of study can be completed in three years, part time, and courses are offered in the evenings so you can continue to work as you complete your degree.

Why Should I Enroll 

  • Projected job growth in healthcare informatics is expected to be much faster than average, with a median wage of more than $90,000.
  • You have the opportunity to complete a program practicum at some of the largest regional healthcare centers in New York.
  • Classes are scheduled to fit course work around your busy life and career. You can complete the program in three calendar years by taking two courses each semester and one course each summer.
  • You can obtain a 21-credit Advanced Certificate in Healthcare Informatics while pursuing the master’s degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to U.S. Health Care Organization 
  • Management Theory/ Organizational Behavior 
  • Human Interaction, Integrity and Interoperability
  • Decision Support and Decision Support Systems in HIT 
  • Management Information Systems and Business Analytics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall Admission Only. Rolling Admission

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Essay: 500-word personal statement describing your interest in the MS in Healthcare Informatics program
  • Final transcript documenting a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution
  • Official transcript(s) from all schools previously attended showing a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.7.
  • Two letters of recommendation: One should be of an academic nature from a faculty member who is familiar with your academic work (e.g., a former professor or instructor); the second reference should be from an individual who can discuss your work or relevant experience.
  • Résumé: Work experience and career progression are important and will be considered by the admissions committee. )

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39300 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 1310 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    39300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1310 USD per credit during 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.

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