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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Health and Clinical Informatics

Oregon Health & Science University

24 months
Duration
852 USD/credit 23430 USD/year
852 USD/credit 23430 USD/year
713 USD/credit 19607 USD/year
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About

The OHSU Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program from Oregon Health & Science University offers degrees in Health and Clinical Informatics at the graduate certificate, master's and PhD level.

Overview

The primary goal of both master's degree programs from Oregon Health & Science University, the Master of Science (MS) and the Master of Science Non-Thesis (MS-Non-Thesis) in Health and Clinical Informatics, is to educate future developers and managers of health care information systems. Individuals with a variety of backgrounds are provided a strong technical grounding in biomedical informatics, health and medicine, computer science, and research methods so that they may assume positions that require a thorough understanding of both information technology and the health care environment.

Learning outcomes

Health and clinical informatics transforms health care by analyzing, designing, implementing, and evaluating information and communication systems to improve patient care, enhance access to care, advance individual and population health outcomes, and strengthen the clinician-patient relationship. 

Professionals in clinical informatics occupy a wide variety of positions in health care, research, government, and other institutions, where they use data and information to improve individual health, health care delivery, public health, and biomedical research.

Accreditation

The Health and Clinical Informatics major of the master's program was accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM) in 2012.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health and Clinical Informatics
  • Evaluative Sciences
  • Health Care
  • Organizational Behavior and Project Management
  • Computer Science.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

55 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All international student applicants are required to provide World Education Service (WES) International Credential Advantage Package (ICAP) credential evaluations for all foreign colleges attended. International applicants need to consult WES website for instruction and fees at World Education Service. 
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Minimum TOEFL exam score of 250 (computer-based) for applicants whose primary language is not English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 852 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    23430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 852 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    19607 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 713 USD per credit during 24 months.

Distance learning:

  • Resident tuition: $957/credit
  • Non-resident tuition: $1,106/credit

Living costs for Oregon

1031 - 1701 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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