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Master of Science in Health Information Technology

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Health Information Technology is designed for students who have already completed a bachelor’s degree and are currently working in the health care, technology, healthcare policy, public health, or related fields. This program combines healthcare, business, and information technology to help healthcare professionals gain a deeper understanding of health care operations.


  • Complete a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution of higher learning with a minimum GPA of 2.70
  • Submit one official undergraduate transcript from each institution attended with the degree posted from the degree-granting institution
  • Submit two letters of recommendation
  • Submit a current resume
  • Provide a statement of purpose of approximately 500 words explaining your motivation for pursuing the MS in Health Information Technology at Canisius College
  • Complete a phone or face-to-face interview with the program director or a department representative

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education