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University of South Florida – Online Master of Science in Health Informatics2018-02-07T20:57:25+00:00

University of South Florida – Online Master of Science in Health Informatics

Program Overview

According to the University of South Florida:

Health informatics is a great field for technically savvy individuals who want to work in the healthcare industry. USF Health’s Morsani College of Medicine is the only medical school in the country to offer a Master of Science in Health Informatics 100% online. Earning your degree from a prestigious medical school means learning from faculty medical professionals and information technology experts who already work in healthcare. USF Health’s graduate programs in health informatics feature streamed video learning and a vibrant interactive community that includes live chat rooms, visual whiteboards, instructor-hosted discussion boards, social networking and more. USF Health’s Master of Science in Health Informatics addresses both clinical informatics and health information systems informatics, with a focus on the integration and interoperability of technology. Courses provide broad technical skills as well as the organizational competencies needed for senior-level positions.

At a Glance

URL https://www.usfhealthonline.com/programs/masters-degree/ms-health-informatics/

Total credit hours

32

Tuition per credit                 

Tuition and fees

Full-time/part-time/accelerated                 

Full-time/part-time

Time to complete                 

2 years (full time)

Admission requirements

According to the University of South Florida, to be eligible for admission to the Master of Health Informatics program, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:

  • $65 non-refundable fee required
  • Earn a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from regionally accredited university
  • Have maintained a minimum overall grade point average of 3.00 out of a possible 4.00 with a minimum grade point average of 3.00 in the sciences
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Provide resume
  • Provide two professional or academic letters of recommendation. Letters from friends and family members will not be accepted
  • Provide Statement of Purpose