Health Informatics, MAS

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Earn a master's degree covering the effective use of information technology, data science and knowledge representation to impact health and health care. Focus areas include workflows, population health management and data analysis.

The MAS in health informatics is a flexible program designed to meet the needs of working professionals. Core courses provide a background in clinical informatics, while electives allow students to specialize in areas such as data science or mobile health.

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Health Informatics, MAS

Plan of study

The Plan of study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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Degree requirements

Required Core (15 credit hours)
BMI 601 Fundamentals of Health Informatics (3)
BMI 603 Health Informatics Database Modeling and Applications (3)
BMI 604 Health Information Communication (3)
BMI 614 Current Perspectives in Health Informatics (3)
HCD 575 Leadership and Professionalism (3)

Electives (12 credit hours)

Culminating Experience (3 credit hours)
BMI 593 Applied Project

Admission requirements

Applicants must fulfill the requirements of the Graduate College and the College of Health Solutions.

Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree, in a related field such as biology, computer science, medicine, nursing, pharmacy or public health, from a regionally accredited institution.

Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.

All applicants are required to submit:.

  1. graduate admission application and application fee
  2. official transcripts
  3. current resume or curriculum vitae
  4. two letters of recommendation
  5. statement of purpose
  6. proof of English proficiency

Additional Admission Requirements
An applicant whose native language is not English must provide proof of English proficiency regardless of current residency. A TOEFL score is required for applicants whose native language is not English.

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