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Health Care Informatics - Professional Science Masters, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (ARWU) Orlando, FL, United States| Online
The Department of Health Management and Informatics offers a Professional Science Master’s Program in Health Care Informatics, a program designed to meet the growing demand for highly trained health care informatics professionals.
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Overview

The Health Care Informatics program is unique in that it focuses on providing students with a thorough grounding in the clinical, management and business aspects of the health informatics field. Credits must be taken in health care database management, systems analysis and design, privacy and security and other courses in the curriculum. Students are required to complete an internship during the last semester in the program.The program is offered online in a distance-learning cohort format to offer access and convenience to working professionals. Applications and admissions are accepted twice per year for fall and spring terms only. Students with professional experience in health care, new graduates from bachelor’s programs in health services and students seeking career changes to the health care industry are all encouraged to apply.The Health Care Informatics program is entirely online. This program charges an enhanced tuition rate. Please visit Continuing Education for more information on tuition costs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Informatics and Information Technology 
  • Biostatistics and Decision Analysis 
  • Privacy and Security in Health Care Informatics 
  • System Analysis and Design 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    38 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • One official transcript (in a sealed envelope) from each college/university attended.
  • Goal statement indicating how the Health Care Informatics MS program will enhance career goals or why the applicant wants to pursue this degree (at least 1 page, doubled-spaced, 12 pt).
  • Résumé (no longer than two pages).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Orlando

  • 1111 - 1940 USD/month
    Living Costs

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