Arkansas Tech University offers the online MS in Health Informatics. This specialized program is designed to serve the increasing workforce needs in health information technology. The curriculum utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to include health care delivery concepts with information technology. Courses are designed to prepare graduates in privacy and security of health care information, leadership and policy within the health care environment, as well as emerging concepts in information technology related to the health care setting.
Potential career opportunities:
- Research in the health care environment
- Health Information Exchange
- Public health analysis
- A bachelors degree
- Must have successfully completed HIM 3023 Introduction to HIM or demonstrate comparable background. The background may be demonstrated by previous coursework or by relative work experience, as determined by the MSHI Graduate committee.
- Must have successfully completed a 3 hour course in computer programming, such as COMS 2203 or demonstrate comparable background. The background may be demonstrated by previous coursework or by relative work experience, as determined by the MSHI Graduate Committee.
- A letter of intent
School Accreditation Statement
Higher Learning Commission