M.Sc. Online

Health and Medical Informatics

Brandeis University

12 months
55104 USD/year
55104 USD/year
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Are you passionate about improving health outcomes? Fascinated by technology's limitless potential? Enjoy the best of both worlds with a career in Health and Medical Informatics at Brandeis University.


With an MS in Health and Medical Informatics online from Brandeis University, you'll gain new skills and career prospects at the intersection of care delivery and technical innovation. Learn at your own pace in small, asynchronous classes with other working professionals, including nurses, physicians, programmers and administrators.

Your instructors are leading practitioners who share their real-world experience in healthcare IT, data analytics, law and related fields. 

They prepare you to succeed as a health informatics specialist able to:

  • Build and implement IT data solutions that meet clinician and administrator needs while improving patient care.
  • Work with clinical and financial stakeholders to shape data governance policies that comply with HIPPA and other regulations.
  • Lead and manage projects that drive dramatic change in processes and practices.
  • Implement information systems to support strategic decision making

Programme Structure

Learning outcomes

  • Perspectives on Health/Medical Information Systems
  • Health Data and Electronic Health Records (EHRs)
  • Health/Medical Information Systems Security
  • Data Analysis and Decision Support for Health Informatics
  • Legal Issues in Health and Medical Informatics
  • Clinical Business Issues in Health Informatics

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Send official transcript(s) from every college or university attended. You must have a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or equivalent.
  • Include an updated resume depicting your current and recent work history.
  • Your statement of goals should contain at least 500 words.
  • We require one letter of recommendation from a current supervisor, manager or employer who can assess your workplace performance.
  • Add their information to the online application and they'll receive a link to upload the letter.
  • You can submit multiple recommendation letters.

Tuition Fee

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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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