Postgraduate Certificate Online

Healthcare Informatics (Online)

12 months
1396 USD/credit 12564 USD/year
1396 USD/credit 12564 USD/year
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Health Informatics is "the interdisciplinary study of the design, development, adoption and application of IT-based innovations in healthcare services delivery, management and planning." The Healthcare Informatics (Online) program is offered by Drexel University.


Drexel's accredited online Certificate in Healthcare Informatics is designed for information professionals, clinical personnel and health care support personnel who want to increase their knowledge of health information technology and prepare for the management of the complex social and organizational issues surrounding this major change in health care. 

The Healthcare Informatics (Online) program from Drexel University provides the groundwork for improved ability to serve as a liaison to clinicians, health care administrators and other health care professionals as well as non-health care professionals in the use of current and emerging computer technologies. 

Upon graduating, you'll be able to take on additional health care IT-related responsibilities or embark upon new careers as managers or developers of health care IT systems.


  • Fully online program convenient for busy professionals
  • Taught by the distinguished faculty of the College of Computing and Informatics
  • Drexel University is a charter member of the American Medical Informatics Association Academic Forum
  • A highly interactive, online learning environment designed to challenge and engage 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Social Network Analytics
  • Managing Health Informatics Projects
  • Healthcare Informatics: Planning & Evaluation
  • Public Health Informatics

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


9 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year bachelor's degree in any major from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or an equivalent international institution
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores are not required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1396 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    12564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1396 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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Healthcare Informatics (Online)
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