Oct 16, 2019  
2018-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2018-2020 Graduate Catalog

Master of Science in Health Informatics


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The Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) is an inter-disciplinary program emphasizing electronic dataflow and data analytics in health organizations.  Topics include health informatics, database management, information policy, security, privacy, data analytics/mining, and statistics as they relate to the health industry.  The program consists of 33 credits and is delivered in an online format and full time students can complete the program in 10 months when starting in Fall term. Students can start the program in any term.

The MSHI addresses healthcare computing and technology topics by focusing on healthcare data and large software systems which oversee electronic health records.  Students will learn about the U.S. healthcare system, healthcare informatics, legal/private/ethics/security related to healthcare data, software development and project management, data mining, big data analytics, in addition to courses specific to healthcare industries.  The courses and course progression are structured to align with CAHIIM accreditation criteria.

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