Informatics, M.Sc. | Part time online | San José State University | United States
12 months
15750 USD/year
15750 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Informatics degree program at the San José State University School of Information prepares graduate students for exciting careers focused on analyzing and managing data—and making that data secure and actionable for users within a specific field, such as health informatics or cybersecurity/information security analyst careers.


The MS in Informatics program at San José State University is designed for students interested in exploring connections between people and data through organization and visualization and using data to make informed decisions in safe and secure technology environments and information systems.

The master’s degree program is delivered 100% online asynchronously, affording convenience and flexibility to get the formal training needed for career advancement in the rapidly expanding Informatics field.


Possible careers in the Informatics field include:

  • Information Security Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Professional
  • Health Information Specialist
  • Health Services Manager
  • Clinical Data Analyst
  • Information Architect
  • Quality Assurance Lead
  • Nursing Informatics Specialist
  • Online Marketing Analyst
  • User Experience Designer
  • Web Application Developer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Informatics: Technology
  • Information Security
  • Big Data Analytics and Management
  • Human Centered Design
  • Informatics: Project Management
  • Electronic Records
  • Digital Assets Management
  • Information Security: Information Assurance

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

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30 SCH



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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from any regionally accredited institution in any discipline with an overall GPA of at least 2.8 in the bachelor’s degree or in the last 60 semester or 90 quarter units.
  • Applicants are required to demonstrate a strong technical foundation by having completed coursework and/or work experience with 1) HTML5 and CSS, 2) a programming language, or 3) in information systems.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15750 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15750 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


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