Grand Canyon University

3300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85017

Program Details

Master of Science in Health Care Informatics. Dramatic changes in the management of patient records and other healthcare information processes have made health care IT one of the fastest growing career fields. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for health information professionals is expected to grow 20% through 2018—much faster than most other career fields. This current and relevant degree program prepares students for success in this important and demanding field. The program equips professionals and leaders to integrate information technology into patient-care systems, with training in clinical operations, data management systems, health care system operations, project management, decision-making, and quality assessment. The curriculum provides the knowledge and skills needed to excel in a variety of roles, including automating clinical care, building new operational data systems, training health care workers in the use of computer systems, collecting and analyzing data to improve patient care, and more. Graduates of this innovative program possess the expertise to manage and improve the delivery and usefulness of health information in today’s more complex healthcare environments. 

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    Program Overview

    • Degree Level:
      Master
    • Delivery Format:
      100% Online
    • Completion Time:
      48
    • Tuition Basis :
      Per Semester Credit
    • In State Rate:
      $500.00
    • Out of State Rate:
      $500.00
    • Military Rate:
      $400.00
    • Additional Fees :
      $1,785.00
    • Fees Overview :

      Canyon Connect Fee per course: $95; Learning Management Fee: $400; Graduating Fee: $150

    • Estimated Degree Cost - In State:
      $25,785.00
    • Estimated Degree Cost - Out Of State:
      $25,785.00
    • Estimated Degree Cost - Military:
      $20,985.00
    • International Students Accepted:
      Yes
    • Accelerated Degree:
      No

    Requirements

    Accredited bachelor’s degree from a GCU-approved institution with a 2.8 GPA or higher

    Accreditation & Licensing

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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