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Master Online

Health Informatics and Information Management

University of Mississippi

12 months
Duration
24990 USD/year
24990 USD/year
8718 USD/year
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About

The Health Informatics and Information Management program at University of Mississippi's School of Health Related Professions offers a master of health informatics and health information management (MHIIM) degree. 

Overview

The online degree program in Health Informatics and Information Management from the University of Mississippi prepares students to develop information systems for quality patient care; facility reimbursement; medical research; health planning; and health care evaluation as required by the changing health care environment. The program's mission is to educate outstanding professionals who can contribute to high quality health care through development, implementation, and refinement of health information systems.  

Two tracks within the program allow students to emphasize either health information management (HIM) or health informatics (HI). The choice of track depends upon a student's career goals rather than past education or experience.

Program Outcomes 

Results from the August 2017- July 2018 outcomes assessment reported to CAHIIM in the 2019 Annual Program Report (APAR) indicate:

  • 100% employment rate 
  • 100% employer satisfaction rate
  • 100% graduates satisfied with informatics domain knowledge gained in the program

Accreditation

The health informatics track leading to the master of health informatics and information management degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) under the Health Informatics Accreditation Standards.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Health Care Delivery and Policy
  • Health Information Management
  • Health information and Computer Science
  • Medical Concepts
  • Data Architecture, Analytics & Visualization
  • Health Informatics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts/degree certificates of all institutions of higher education attended (must be official or officially certified, and must include an English translation)
  • Copy of English language proficiency test score
  • Copy of passport identification page(s)
  • Letters of Recommendation (unless uploaded via the online application system)
  • Statement of Purpose (unless uploaded via the online application system)
  • Affidavit of Financial Support and supporting bank statement], may be submitted later; required only of those who will hold F-1 or J-1 visa status.
  • International Student Transfer Eligibility Form]. May be submitted later, and is required of F-1 and J-1 visa holding students who are transferring to the University of Mississippi from academic institutions within the USA only!

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24990 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24990 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24990 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8718 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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