Master of Health Informatics
Description and Outcomes
The Master of Health Informatics program is designed to prepare you for a career in health informatics. Based on various global health information management markets, the program incorporates an interprofessional approach to the curriculum through collaborative work.
You will study how to use health informatics to support data-driven improvements in clinical, financial, and public health outcomes. The program includes graduate-level courses on health informatics, health information systems, public policy, laws and legal issues, clinical taxonomies, data analysis, analytics and optimization, project management, organizational development, leadership, innovation, and research.
The Master of Health Informatics program consists of a minimum of 48 quarter credit hours. Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded the Master of Health Informatics degree.
- Health Informatics Management: Design effective business strategies based on concepts of leadership and management within health informatics.
- Health Informatics Standards: Assess the impact of economics, ethics, professional standards, and the law on health informatics.
- Health Informatics Policy: Develop health policies and procedures to address health informatics needs in the industry.
- Health Informatics Finance: Evaluate health information systems based upon statistical and financial models.
In addition to the discipline-specific outcomes, professional competencies are integrated throughout your academic program. You can review the professional competencies associated with your academic program in the graduate School of General Education section of this Catalog.
|HA515||Leadership in Health Care||4|
|HA535||Health Care Statistics||4|
|HI510||Health Information Systems||4|
|HI530||Clinical Terminologies and Medical Vocabularies||4|
|HI540||Project Management of Health Information Systems||4|
|HI560||Health Care Data Analysis||4|
|HI570||Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Information||4|
|HI580||Information Systems and Technology Management||4|
|PU535||Public Health Biology||4|
|PU650||Infectious Disease Epidemiology||4|
|HI595||Master's Capstone in Health Informatics||4|
|Total Core Requirements||48|