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M.Sc. Online

Health Data Informatics and Analytics

University of Denver

18 months
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About

Learn about healthcare delivery in the U.S. within the framework of the “4 Ps”: patients/people, providers, payers, and population with the Health Data Informatics and Analytics program of the University of Denver.

Overview

This framework allows you to understand both informatics and analytics related to the process of transforming data into information, knowledge, and then insight. Compare and contrast the similarities and differences between asking and answering research and business questions, all within the context of healthcare. In the Health Data Informatics and Analytics program of the University of Denver, you’ll learn how to collaborate, organize projects, and formulate real-life solutions to existing healthcare industry issues.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Appraise healthcare and health industry informatics tools as they relate to healthcare reform
  • Recommend project designs for healthcare informatics and analytics-based studies
  • Develop action plans that bring together professionals from IT, clinical, and business to solve healthcare industry challenges

Career Outcomes

Predicted outcomes for graduates of Health Data Informatics and Analytics

Informatics is the fastest-growing field within the healthcare industry, according to Health Economics.

Employment in health informatics is projected to grow nearly 22% through 2022, much faster than other professions, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

While demand for health informatics professionals continues to grow, there is a significant shortage of qualified workers, according to research from Burning Glass.

Job Titles

  • Chief Medical Information Officer
  • Health Information Management Director
  • Chief Information Manager
  • Health Information Resource Manager
  • Health Information System Application Designer
  • Clinical Analyst
  • Informatics Specialist Consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Informatics Communication
  • Healthcare Workflow and Gap Analysis
  • Healthcare Finance
  • Experiential Learning in Health Informatics
  • Healthcare Data and Delivery by Perspective
  • Healthcare Ethics and Biostatistics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Earned a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale in previous undergraduate work or a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits (approximately two years of work) for the baccalaureate degree.
  • English Proficiency.
  • No GRE or GMAT Scores.
  • Application Form.
  • The $75 application fee is currently being waived for all applicants.
  • Official Transcripts.
  • Photocopy of Current Passport.
  • A personal statement (two-pages double-spaced, 450-500 words) is required and should be submitted via the application status page.
  • Résumé.
  • Please submit an official copy of your final diploma or final degree certificate along with all appropriate official translations.
  • Financial Verification Form.

Tuition Fee

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    23808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35712 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
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    23808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35712 USD for the full programme during 18 months.

Funding

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