Health Informatics

Rutgers University

18 months
736 USD/credit
736 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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In the MS in Health Informatics program from Rutgers University, understanding computing systems and technologies is essential for 21st-century practice of medicine, pharmaceutical and clinical research, effective management of health care, and health professions education. 


Our MS in Health Informatics program from Rutgers University was created to fill growing demand for well-trained researchers, educators, and managers in the expanding field of health informatics. We offer the flexibility of online or on-campus learning.

From molecular modeling to data mining, our *Health Informatics program offers state-of-the-art courses and degrees for those in the biomedical and clinical sectors. You’ll get a world-class education, whether in the classroom or online.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Information Systems
  • MATLAB Programming for Health Informatics
  • Biostatistics
  • Healthcare Database Management
  • Clinical Decision Support Systems
  • Introducation to Python Programming

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution in the U.S., or its equivalent, with a major in any field of health sciences, computer science, engineering, or an equivalent field of study
  • A minimum cumulative undergraduate grade-point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Completed application form, with application fee
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts of previous collegiate work or last-earned degrees. International students must provide WES evaluation of their foreign degrees.
  • Personal statement describing interest and commitment to the program.
  • CV or resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    736 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 736 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    736 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 736 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.


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