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Health Informatics

Idaho State University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
26547 USD/year
26547 USD/year
9925 USD/year
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About

Health Informatics from Idaho State University is an innovative program in Health Informatics, an emergent field at the intersection of information, people, process, and technology within healthcare organizations. 

Overview

Health Informatics from Idaho State University curriculum is developed in accordance with the Health Informatics Competencies established by the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) and the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM). 

Graduates with Health Informatics from Idaho State University will demonstrate competency in the following areas: 

  • Health
  • Information Science and Technology
  • Social and Behavioral Science
  • Health Information Science and Technology
  • Human Factors and Socio-Technical Systems
  • Social and Behavioral Aspects of Health
  • Social, Behavioral, and Information Science and Technology Applied to Health
  • Interprofessional Collaborative Practice
  • Professionalism
  • Leadership

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • U.S. Health System
  • Health Informatics
  • Healthcare Quality and Performance Improvement
  • Health Law and Bioethics
  • Health Information Governance
  • Managing Health Informatics Projects
  • Health Informatics Application Development

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For national students deadlines are for priority application forms.

Language

English

Credits

39 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.
3.5
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.
Required

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.
80
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA based on the last 60 hours of undergraduate work. 
  • Score an average of at least 40th percentile when considering both quantitative and verbal sections of the GRE General Test, but not lower than the 20th percentile in a section.
  • Submit a current copy of your CV along with two letters of recommendation from non-relative individuals familiar with your academic or professional abilities (no personal references).
  • Two years of experience working in the health field is preferred for admission.
  • Submit a statement of purpose (one to two page single-spaced typed essay) 
  • Baccalaureate degree or equivalent
  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Names and contact information of recommenders
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26547 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26547 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9925 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9925 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Summer tuition: $504.97 per credit hour 

Funding

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