Master of Science in Computer Information Systems / Health Informatics
Boston University

Program Details

With Boston University’s Computer Information Systems master’s degree online, students can focus their studies on Health Informatics. Students will be exposed to modern health information technology including health data collection, processing, and storage.

The online master’s in Health Informatics concentrates on electronic medical data created, used, and stored in healthcare and public health organizations. Students will learn skills and procedures to be able to lead health IT initiatives, conduct biomedical research, and manage advanced IT solutions. Graduates are eligible to sit for AHIMA professional HIM Certification Exams.

The curriculum includes studies of:

  • Biomedical sciences and health IT
  • Health informatics
  • Electronic health records
  • Enterprise cyber security
  • Advanced health informatics

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent